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Big African tribal Nkisi statue with magical Bilongo and hair beard - SONGYE - D.R.C. Democratic Republic Congo.

Lot reference 8545509

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2nd half of the 20 century. Very nice state for it's use. on a very nice exotic wooden stand.

This statue belonged to an British collector and have been for more than 30 years forgotten in a warehouse.

Height 44 cm with bushbuck horn 52 cm. + stand = 8 cm.
Width 13 cm.
Depth 19 cm.
Weight 3,8 Kg.

Wood, real leopard teeth, copper, chair nails, hair, nut, bushbuck horn, glass beads, rope, woven cloth magical substances.

These spectacular fetishes are among the most popular in Africa and are used by Songye.
The Nkishi is a mediator between God and men.

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Feedback score: 98.0%
Reviews given: 156
Member since: August 22, 2014
  • Beautiful Luba statue. I had to wait a while for shipping because of a owner's cold, but the item was beautiful and I like it a lot. It was packed very well and it didn't suffer any wounds. Thanks

    monicaesse January 21, 2018

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    JoanLagunas January 18, 2018

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    Excellente transaction, rapide et conforme à la description et les photos sur le site d'enchères. Délai respecté et colis bien protégé. Parfait.
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    jemivo December 28, 2017

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    laurelelion December 22, 2017

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    Excellente transaction , objet parfait correspondant aux photos , contact avec le vendeur réactif
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    970BERNARD December 21, 2017

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United States $ 32.18
Austria $ 32.18
Belgium $ 16.09
Canada $ 32.18
Denmark $ 32.18
France $ 16.09
Germany $ 21.45
Ireland $ 32.18
Italy $ 21.45
Luxembourg $ 32.18
Netherlands $ 16.09
Norway $ 32.18
Poland $ 32.18
Portugal $ 32.18
Spain $ 26.82
Sweden $ 32.18
Switzerland $ 32.18
United Kingdom $ 26.82
Rest of Europe $ 32.18
Anywhere else $ 32.18

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