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Senufo Female Statue (deble), Ivory Coast or Burkina Faso | lot | Sotheby's

Senufo Female Statue (deble), Ivory Coast or Burkina Faso | lot | Sotheby's

A Bamana Muso Massa (Bambara: "Große Frau") sculpture of the Songolo village 15 km from Tamani, from the other side of the river, about 50 km from Segou

A Bamana Muso Massa (Bambara: "Große Frau") sculpture of the Songolo village 15 km from Tamani, from the other side of the river, about 50 km from Segou

Yoruba Ose Sango (Shango Staff), Nigeria

Yoruba Ose Sango (Shango Staff), Nigeria

Statue, atelier des Maîtres de Sakassou, Baulé, Côte d'Ivoire | lot | Sotheby's

Statue, atelier des Maîtres de Sakassou, Baulé, Côte d'Ivoire | lot | Sotheby's

Lobi Bateba Phuwe Figure, Burkina Faso

Lobi Bateba Phuwe Figure, Burkina Faso

Height: 59,4 cm. Image courtesy of Richard Scheller.

Height: 59,4 cm. Image courtesy of Richard Scheller.

Female Shrine Figure Bete Tribe, Ivory Coast Wood  H: 21" Inventory # 10362  Most well-known for the gre or nyabwa masks that presided over ceremonies held after armed conflicts, the Bete are also admired for their shrine figures, which were historically used to maintain harmony and balance between the ancestors, the otherworldly and worldly spirits, and the Bete people. This piece has tubular, muscular features and classic Bete scarification markings on the neck and torso.

Female Shrine Figure Bete Tribe, Ivory Coast Wood H: 21" Inventory # 10362 Most well-known for the gre or nyabwa masks that presided over ceremonies held after armed conflicts, the Bete are also admired for their shrine figures, which were historically used to maintain harmony and balance between the ancestors, the otherworldly and worldly spirits, and the Bete people. This piece has tubular, muscular features and classic Bete scarification markings on the neck and torso.

Fétiche Hemba Statue Ancêtre Power Figure Fetish Congo Luba ART Africain Premier…

Détails sur Fétiche Hemba statue ancêtre power figure fetish Congo LUBA art Africain premier

Fétiche Hemba Statue Ancêtre Power Figure Fetish Congo Luba ART Africain Premier…

Ambete Figure, Democratic Republic of Congo, African Tribal Sculpture

Ambete Figure, Democratic Republic of Congo, African Tribal Sculpture

Statue, Tabwa, République Démocratique du Congo | lot | Sotheby's

Statue, Tabwa, République Démocratique du Congo | lot | Sotheby's