Demokratische Republik Kongo
Hermaphrodite, powerful, long torso with short legs without feet, squatting on a round pedestal. Breasts, prominent penis.
Wood with old, glazed dark-brown patina.
Sections missing and bite marks on the pedestal, small cracks from tension on the back of the head and pedestal.
Hammer Price: 3,500 €
03. June 2014 at 7:35 PM
Supporting literature: Francois Neyt (publ.), exhib. cat. Musée Dapper, Luba aux sources du Zaire, Paris 1993
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