A female Mumuye sculpture

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Category: SKU: CSC09491

Description

A female Mumuye sculpture with a spherical head, framed by projecting flaps, representing ears, on the chin a vertical tongue-like object is placed in the middle of the flaps, the neck elongated, the shoulders sloping, wing shaped, elegant arms carved in open work close to a slender body with a pointed navel, the knees are shaped like diamond crows, and the insteps are slanted; white painted pigments on the ears and tongue-like element at the chin, dark brownish surface, partly shiny.

related exmplare, Frank Herremann, Mumuye, Pl. 31.

1.200 – 1.800,- Euro

Height: 103 cm
Weight: 4.3 kg

Additional information

Weight 4.3 kg