A small Songye sculture

600.00

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Category: SKU: DSC06483

Description

A small Songye sculture, Zaire, rising from a circular base, the stylized figure standing on slightly bent legs beneath the rectangular torso punctuated by the raised navel and framed by truncated bent muscular arms with large hands held to the abdomen, the rectangular chest supporting pendant small breasts beneath shelf-like shoulders and a strong columnar neck encircled by a necklace of fabric, the expressively carved prognathous face with animated smiling mouth beneath a broad nose and coffee bean eyes, wearing a domed coiffure with a receptacle holding a curved horn; the whole sculpture is covered with pad brands exceptionally fine varied medium brown patina.

600 -700,- Euro

Height: 28 cm
Weight: 0.3 kg

Additional information

Weight 0.3 kg