"Democratic Republic Of Congo, Lega People, Bwami Secret Company Graduate Staff."
Democratic Republic of Congo, Lega people, very pretty and important red wooden staff with shiny patina that belonged to a senior member of the Bwami secret society. Its characteristics locate the rank of the initiate. The handle is surmounted by a head whose notched bulge symbolizes the glottis. The face is convex, heart-shaped, and the ears are stylized. Beyond its function, this beautiful object has a sculpture of good quality that creates the link with the one who looks at it. This stick was collected in Burundi in the 1970s by a great Swiss collector. It could date from the 1940s / 1950s. Total height 47 cm. Good condition except for slight normal wear and small inconsequential cracks. We take particular care of our packaging by using optimum protection. The shipment is made with insurance included. Shipping rates: Metropolitan France: 26 euros, countries of the European Union and Switzerland: 45 euros, countries of Eastern Europe and the Maghreb: 75 euros, United States, Australia, Asia and the rest of the world: 135 euros. You can contact us on 0787869393 or 0953253741.