Lot: 285

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Rare bâton de dignitaire figuratif sculpté

R. D. Congo, Lega

Provenance Taille Prix d’appel / Prix d'Estimation
Colonial Collection (1950s) L: 71 cm Cet objet n’est plus disponible.

wood, pigments,

The figure shows a Lega-typical head with fine age patina. A nice detail are the arms executed in relief, which are placed w-shaped in front of the body. The legs are somewhat coarser, marked by vertical furrows.