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Ancestor statue - Wood - "blolo bian" (époux de l'au-delà) / colon - Baoulé - Ivory Coast

Lot reference 28667985
Ancestor statue - Wood - "blolo bian" (époux de l'au-delà) / colon - Baoulé - Ivory Coast

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2nd half 20th century - Vintage - used with visible signs of wear

Object: Ancestor statue (More lots)
Indigenous object name: "blolo bian" (époux de l'au-delà) / colon
Ethnic group/ culture: Baoulé
Region/ country: Ivory Coast
Material: Wood
Period: 2nd half 20th century
Condition: Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand: No
Dimensions: 29.5×7×6.5 cm

Figurine placed on a little wooden stand of 1 cm, have a look at the pictures.

Ancient African Figurine/Fetish in wood from the Baule ethnic group of Ivory Coast - “Waka-Sona” Fetish (wooden being in Baule) representing a “Blolo Bian” (spouse of the hereafter).

Blolo Bian and Blolo Bla fetishes, man and woman from the hereafter. These fetishes are the representations of an ancestor or spouse of the hereafter, materialised by a figure corresponding to the fantasy or dream of the terrestrial husband or wife.

The statuary is a form of ancestors’ cult or incarnation from the hereafter, expressed through a mythical spouse who is respected.

These objects are sent with insurance.

Items are sent with a professional invoice.
The company is VAT free.

Express and secure shipment. Parcels are sent from Monday to Saturday in an express parcel with track & trace (Colissimo Expert) via the French Post. The shipment takes between 2 and 3 days in France and 2 and 5 days throughout Europe.

You can view and/or pick up the object in Ajaccio, 20090 France.

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Catawiki member since February 11, 2015, received 52 reviews in total (46 in last 12 months)

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    madeirasailmakers August 8, 2019

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    Thanks, I hope that you will find an other items in my auctions.
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    Très content d, avoir ce masque dans ma colleccion !
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    user-8908a35 August 3, 2019

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    Thanks Eric,very happy with the piece! :-)
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    robertindiaan August 2, 2019

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    Thanks Robert

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    Schöne Objekte, wie beschrieben. Wie immer sehr gut verpackt. Danke
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    user-6ab0a03 July 30, 2019

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    Perfect timing as promised. Very good contact. No problems at all!
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    juline July 26, 2019

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    bleusena July 24, 2019

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    Je suis très satisfait, l'emballage était parfait et le masque en parfait état.
    Un travail de PRO.
    Merci.
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    user-d6ea557 July 17, 2019

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    Merci pour votre évaluation, c'est sympa, à très bientôt pour un nouvelle objet.

    Eric
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    Eric
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    Très belle hache qui a déjà trouvé sa place dans la décoration africaine de la maison. Un grand merci. Cordialement, Raoul
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    Sehr, sehr schön, wie beschrieben. Gut verpackt
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    user-6ab0a03 June 21, 2019

  • satisfaite

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    Emballage, délai et objet satisfaisants
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    christianpotin June 14, 2019

  • Everything was excellent. Special thanks for replacing the shipping address and fast delivery!

    user-d1f39c3 June 13, 2019

  • Everything was excellent. Special thanks for stands, replacing the shipping address and very fast delivery!

    user-d1f39c3 June 13, 2019

  • Item is well received

    user-a9c044e June 6, 2019

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    Schönr Masken, wie beschrieben. Sehr , sehr gut verpackt
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    Perfect!!!!! Thank you!!!!
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    Diego63 June 2, 2019

  • Very happy with this purchase.

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    Wuderbare Maske. Sehr gut verpackt
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    user-6ab0a03 May 23, 2019

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    Ich bin sehr begeistert. Wunderbare Sücke. Genau wie beschrieben. Super gut verpackt. Ich bedanke mich recht herzlich. Gerne immer wieder
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    Thanks,
    recived in perfect conditions.
    J.A.
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    Diego63 May 10, 2019

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