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Hemba people
Early 20th C
50 cm (20")High
Heavy wood with deep and encrusted, varied and shiny black brown patina
In very fine condition showing wonderful layered, almost lacquer-like patina in places from much use and handling and re-application of materials to surface
Provenance: Lavuun Quackelbeen collection, Brussels; Has been published and was part of the vetted Bruneaf show in 2000

Male ancestor figure