Pair Of Dolls Calabash Fertility. Nyamwesi. Tanzania. flag

Pair Of Dolls Calabash Fertility. Nyamwesi. Tanzania.
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"Pair Of Dolls Calabash Fertility. Nyamwesi. Tanzania."
Very beautiful and old pair of Nyamwezi dolls, composed of two gourd fruits combined, decorated with pearls, but also circles of iron wire. The Nyamwezi are mostly farmers but have been big traders in the past. Nyamwezi can be translated as "people of the moon" probably because of their location in western Tanzania. Presumed antiquity 1950/60. Good general condition, with gaps, see photos.
Price : 940 €
Period:20th Century
Style:Tribal Art
Condition : Etat d'usage

Material : Calebasse
Height : 26 cm.

Reference : 509628
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