Statue Of Ancestor Urhobo - Nigeria flag

Statue Of Ancestor Urhobo - Nigeria
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Object description :

"Statue Of Ancestor Urhobo - Nigeria"
Statue of a religious altar with a standing ancestor figure. He is dressed in a hat which reinforces his stature as a dignitary.
These statuettes were fixed on altars and were part of a more complex cult.
Soft norci wood covered with flaking red pigment (missing). Slight lack at the base (see photo).
Urhobo people, Nigeria
Circa 1950
Height: 22cm
Price : 350 €
Period:20th Century
Style:Tribal Art
Condition : Etat d'usage

Material : Bois massif
Height : 22 cm

Reference : 583635
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