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Figure - Wood - Mumuye - Nigeria

Lot reference 27881747
Figure - Wood - Mumuye - Nigeria

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Location: Germany
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$559 Bidder 9049
17-08-2019 17:47:50
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17-08-2019 17:42:22

Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear

Object: Figure (More lots)
Ethnic group/ culture: Mumuye
Region/ country: Nigeria
Material: Wood
Condition: Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand: No
Dimensions: 134×25×25 cm

Expressive figure, which also served as a protective spirit.
An old crack in the wood on the lower front (see photo), a second old crack on the shoulder, behind (see photo). The foot is partially worn (insect-eating).
The figure was acquired in 1995 in Foumban/Cameroon. It comes from a collection of El Hadj Nji Fit Chouebou (Notabler at the Royal Palace of Foumban/Cameroon).

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