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Carved wooden sculpture of a female ancestor holding a large bowl above her head and shown seated on a lion with open mouth, perhaps a divination vessel. The entire sculpture shows age and wear and a well handled surface patina. From the Luba peoples, DRC/ Congo, Africa. The Bowl bearer sculpture measures 17.5 x 7 inches.


Very well handled and worn, deep patina, losses to edge of bowl.

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Old Luba Female figure holding bowl seated on Lion

Estimate $250 - $500Mar 11, 2017
1800 Revere Blvd
United States
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