First half XXth, collected mid XXth century - Good condition
Gorgeous, tribally used, reliquary statue of a guardian. It played an important role in rituals concerning the ancestors. The worship of ancestors is at the heart of religious and social life of the Kota. On the death of the chief parts of his body are decorated with metal and rubbed with magic powders. These relics are kept in a basket. An OBAMBA figure like this one is put on top. This statue is remarkably refined. The front is decorated with various geometric patterns engraved in yellow copper. It obtained a slightly greenish patina of age. Slight traces of wear and tear. In good condition.
Dimension: Height 44 x Width 19 x Depth 4 cm
Weight: 1060 gram
Provenance: Ex private collection from Belgium. Collected in the period 1953 - 1959 (More details provided to buyer).
Sold with a certificate of authenticity.
Stand is not included.
Shipping within 24 hours after the payment is received. Tracking number will be provided. Signature upon delivery. Fully insured.
May as well be viewed and picked up at the Asian African Art Gallery in Vessem (NL).
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請註意：此頁面的部分內容為系統自動翻譯。La moneta ricevuta è bella ma senza una certificazione ciò la rende meno importante anche se si vuole riproporla non si ha una garanzia sull oro e sul titolo del metallo.請註意：此頁面的部分內容為系統自動翻譯。Dear Rocco,
I can`t believe this negative feedback. Neither in the text nor the pictures is ever talked about a certificate for the coin.
How can you complain about something that was never there?
I am really perplexed.
If you are not satisfied please send your item back and you will get a refund.
請註意：此頁面的部分內容為系統自動翻譯。Il est mardi 28 mai 22h54. Je prend connaissance de votre message qui m'annonce une livraison ce jour à 14h23.
A cette heure là, j'étais chez moi et personne n'est venu.
Je ne suis donc pas livré .'請註意：此頁面的部分內容為系統自動翻譯。Dear Francis,
I have not any influence on the delivery time.
When I check the Track & Trace history it says it is delivered 28 May at 16:23 pm.
I will send you a private message with the Tracking details.
I suppose this is a misunderstanding and that you will remove your negative feedback.
款項一經收訖，賣家須於 3 個工作天內將拍賣品付運至貨運公司。
您可從賣家地址自行提貨: VESSEM (), 荷蘭.