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Bamana Jo Nyeleni figure Prov: Jan Kusters collection

Lot 0013
Jo Nyeleni figures depict the ideal of a young woman in the prime of life. They are used in a seven-year cycle on the occasion of initiation celebrations of the "jo society" . Four Aluminum ear rings. Aluminum ear rings (a metal considered to be as rare as gold at the time). Provenance: Jan Kusters collection. H= 42 cm


Good vintage condition.


9.9 x 41.6 x 7.9 cm

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