Lot: 17798e vente aux enchères
Côte d'Ivoire, Baoulé
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|L: ca. 97 cm (with horse tail)||
Frais supplémentaires : 23% de commission, TVA, expédition et assurance transport
wood, gold foil, fabric, horse-tail, base
Covered with gold foil, these fly whisks are part of the regalia of chiefs and dignitaries and are presented on public occasions as a sign of rank and status.
As part of the sacred family heritage "aja", they are displayed in honour of the deceased during funeral ceremonies.