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Votive Ashanti Statue - Ghana
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Object description :

"Votive Ashanti Statue - Ghana"
Votive statue presenting a standing dignitary holding in one hand a rifle butt (broken) and in the other a powder pear. He carries on his head a barrel which probably contained gunpowder. On his back, on the belt is represented a gourd, a satchel and a sword. Wood, old patina of honey use, traces of white mineral dye.
Ashanti, Ghana. Dim: 38 x 7.5 cm
Slits Provenance: Private Collection, Paris. Former Félix Pelt collection, Amsterdam
Price : 620 €
Period:20th Century
Style:Tribal Art
Condition : Etat d'usage

Material : Bois peint
Height : 38 cm
Depth : 7.50 cm

Reference : 611095
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