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Teke Statue
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Object description :

"Teke Statue"
Democratic Republic of the Congo In the "Butti" style and monumental style representing a standing male figure, strong legs, shortened and slightly bent, the elongated torso comprising a rectangular cavity dug for the insertion of the magic charge (bilango), which, gives him power, the powerful head with the face covered with characteristic linear scarifications, the wide open mouth surmounting a broad trapezoidal beard, the characteristic three-lobed hairstyle at the top of the skull.
Price : 1500 €
Period:20th Century
Style:Tribal Art
Condition : Patine d'usure

Material : Bois
Width : 5
Height : 27
Depth : 5

Reference : 560260
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