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African Stone Sculpture, Bakongo People of DR Congo

$867.85

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Africa stone tumba figure 'ntadi' from the Bakongo people of DR Congo. Soapstone with grey patina . "ntadi" means guarding spirit. Such figures were placed on the graves of notables. The varying postures express different emotions. Measures: Height 40 cm. Width 16 cm. Depth 12 cm.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 15.75 in. (40 cm)Diameter: 5.91 in. (15 cm)
  • Style
    Tribal (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1935
  • Condition
  • Seller Location
    Antwerp, BE
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU95046192113

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