Lot: 373

87. Tribal Art Auktion


D. R. Kongo, Bakongo

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H: 5 cm This object is not available anymore.

Elfenbein, in Form von stilisierten Krallen, mit Punktmuster verziert, das durch dunkles Pigment akzentuiert ist. Fand bei der Initiation in die "lemba"-Gesellschaft Verwendung.

Felix, Marc L. (ed.), Kongo Kingdom Art, China 2003, p. 236, ill. 6,23
This object is subject to CITES. Please note that it can only be sent within the European Community. At the present time export in third countries is prohibited.