Lifesize African Male Figure For Sale
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Lifesize African Male Figure

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A superb African figure that would have been present at a tribal ceremony depicting an elder of the Sukuma tribe. This figure would have most likely been dressed in some kind of cloth, both of its arms articulate. The reddish coloring seen over the entire surface derives from a natural dye that has been applied over the natural wood. It stands more than 6 feet tall and would look striking if placed in a foyer. It’s a real show stopper and a wonderful addition to any collector or person who appreciates history or African art.

Details

  • Creator
    Sukuma Tribe (Maker)
  • Production time
    Available Now
  • Place of origin
  • Condition
    Excellent. Very good and in keeping with its age. A couple of cracks in the upper body which are solid in nature and not at risk to the structure of the piece..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 74 in. x W 15 in. x D 10 in.

    H 187.96 cm x W 38.1 cm x D 25.4 cm

  • Seller location
    Cathedral City, CA
  • Seller reference number
    100362 BGOOr
  • Reference number
    U0906038592184

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