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A carved wooden male ancestor sculpture with stylized form, enlarged head with raised tribal scars and shown holding a staff. Tabwa peoples, Drc/Congo, Africa. The figure has some wonderful design to the back of the coiffure as well. Despite the weathered and worn appearance of this sculpture, it was likely made for the art trade. Measures 19.5 inches tall ( 21.5 inches on custom display stand.0 8 lb shipping weight.


Weathered, eroded with loss to legs.

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Tabwa Ancestor sculpture, African Art

Estimate $300 - $500May 12, 2018