Outsanding Power Figure "nkisi" Tribal Kuba D.r. Congo Africa
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Item:141454885337Condition: Wear as one would expect with age, Product: Carved Figures, Primary Material: Wood, Age: Post-1940, Region of Origin: African, Original/ Repro: Original, Details: TALL STANDING NKISI KUBA D. R. CONGO Ref: 130107 MATERIAL WOOD METAL GLASS SNAIL SHELLS RAFFIA PIGMENT POWERFUL HAND CARVED FROM ONE PIECE OF WOOD A POWERFUL STANDING POWER FIGURE "NKISI" WITH GLASS EYES AND SHOUTING EXPRESSION FIGURES OF THIS SIZE WOULD HAVE BEEN USED BY THE KUBA TO PROTECT A NUMBER OF PEOPLE EVEN A VILLAGE THE TORSO IS STUDDED WITH NAILS AND METAL BLADES LITTERED WITH MAGIC PARAPHERNALIA TO ENHANCE ITS POWER Evidence of use and cracks due to age or drying If you have any questions then please give me a call on 07740 257 122 as I am always happy to help A UNIQUE FIND.. BID NOW TO ENSURE IT IS YOURS Weight 3215 Kg Height 52 cm Length/depth 20 cm Width 24 cm THE CONGO COLLECTION PLEASE NOTE: Package and postage is at cost. Buyers please email if there is a postage preference. LARGE IMAGES Add a map to your own listings. FREE Trial!