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This is a very finely crafted terracotta vessel hand made by a Potter among the Mangbetu peoples of the Congo , DRC , Africa. This is a large vessel, known as a "Nembwo" is considered a large decorative pot for trade. This is a particularly fine example with a bold image of a Chief or Ancestor of the tribe. The Vessel measures 25.25 inches tall x 11inches wide. The vessel is quite heavy and will need extra padding and packaging to ensure a safe delivery. Please expect an above normal shipping quote, as shipping pottery is a lot of work and will take extra precautions.


Well weathered, good condition.

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A Very Fine Large Mangbetu Pottery vessel with Ancestor

Estimate $400 - $800Mar 11, 2017