Lot: 31198e vente aux enchères
Figure masculine magique "nkisi" / "nkishi"
R. D. Congo, Songe - Tetela
|Provenance||Taille||Prix d’appel / Prix d'Estimation|
|French Collection||H: 35 cm (with horn)||Cet objet n’est plus disponible.|
wood, animal horn, base
A recess closed with animal horn for filling with magical mass "bishimba" in the head, a second one in the back.
A comparable figure in terms of physiognomy and proportion of the body was auctioned at Zemanek-Münster on 14 March 2009, Lot 409 (AHDRC 0040849).