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Male Half Figure Fetish, Morigi collection, Hemba

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Male Half Figure Fetish, Morigi collection, Hemba
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  • Title: Male Half Figure Fetish, Morigi collection, Hemba People,DRC.
  • Size (CM): 32x12x11,50 incl basis
  • Additional information: A power figure in a hunched position made from wood by the Hemba people. it has a simple stylised face with squinted eyes, a short nose and a closed mouth. The object is in great condition.
    Origin: DR Congo
    Dimensions approx. 32 x 12 x 11.5 cm (including base)
    Dated to the interbellum.
    Provenance: ex Morigi bv
    This item comes with a signed and stamped certificate confirming its authenticity. All our lots are appraised and checked by Jos Humblet. Mr. Humblet (°1954, Brussels) graduated in 1978 as Master of Art at St. Lukas in Brussels. From 1978 until 1993 he worked at the Royal Museum of Fine Arts in Brussels, where he specialised in formal analysis of works of art. Mr. Humblet started collecting tribal art in 1980 and became a dealer in 1995, specialising in art from Kongo, Nigeria, Cameroon and Chad.
    All items are sold without display stands, except when the base is fixed to the object. Some objects might not remain balanced without a display stand or base.
  • Date/Period: interbellum



    Reserve: $745.80

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    Male Half Figure Fetish, Morigi collection, Hemba

    Estimate $983 - $1,491
    Dec 21, 2021
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    0014: Male Half Figure Fetish, Morigi collection, Hemba

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    Est. $983 - $1,491Starting Price $550
    Tribal, Devotional and Collectibles Sale
    Dec 21, 2021 6:00 PM EST
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  • Title: Male Half Figure Fetish, Morigi collection, Hemba People,DRC.
  • Size (CM): 32x12x11,50 incl basis
  • Additional information: A power figure in a hunched position made from wood by the Hemba people. it has a simple stylised face with squinted eyes, a short nose and a closed mouth. The object is in great condition.
    Origin: DR Congo
    Dimensions approx. 32 x 12 x 11.5 cm (including base)
    Dated to the interbellum.
    Provenance: ex Morigi bv
    This item comes with a signed and stamped certificate confirming its authenticity. All our lots are appraised and checked by Jos Humblet. Mr. Humblet (°1954, Brussels) graduated in 1978 as Master of Art at St. Lukas in Brussels. From 1978 until 1993 he worked at the Royal Museum of Fine Arts in Brussels, where he specialised in formal analysis of works of art. Mr. Humblet started collecting tribal art in 1980 and became a dealer in 1995, specialising in art from Kongo, Nigeria, Cameroon and Chad.
    All items are sold without display stands, except when the base is fixed to the object. Some objects might not remain balanced without a display stand or base.
  • Date/Period: interbellum



    Reserve: $745.80

    Shipping:
  • Domestic: Free shipping to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination. International shipping may be subject to VAT.
  • Combined shipping: Please ask about combined shipping for multiple lots before bidding.
  • Location: This item ships from Belgium

    Your purchase is protected:
    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.

    In the rare event that the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. Buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
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