Lot: 321

91 Tribal Art Auction

Anthropomorphic figure "iginga"

D. R. Congo, Lega

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Jean-Marc Desaive, Soumagne, Belgium H: 6.5 inch 1200 EUR
plus 21 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

ivory, necklace (later addition), base Stylistic features suggest that this figure was made by a carver of the Boa or Azande, who served in the service of a senior member of the "bwami" society.


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.