mid 20th century - Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear
|Indigenous object name:||ofika|
|Ethnic group/ culture:||Mbole|
|Region/ country:||Congo DRC|
|Period:||mid 20th century|
|Condition:||Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear|
|Sold with stand:||No|
“Ofika” Mbole (or Yela) Figurine
Height of the figurine alone: 46 cm (52.5 cm, including the open worked frame).
Please note the rare presence of the open worked frame on which this hangman representation was tied (nevertheless, two extremities of the open worked frame are broken).
Wonderful patina of wear, there are damages on the hairdo, a foot was broken and glued back.
Mineral pigment on the ventral part.
A fixing hole crosses the neck (have a look at the picture).
Light-weighted and hard wood for the figurine.
Light-weighted and softwood for the open worked frame.
A suspension string.
Catawiki member since December 21, 2016, received 55 reviews in total (21 in last 12 months)
|Feedback score:||100% (21 reviews)|
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