Lot: 191


female ancestor 'muzidi'

Bembe Demokratische Republik Kongo

Bembe, D.R. Congo. Female ancestor 'muzidi'. Fabric, red and dark coloured. Wooden teeth. Tatoos. H. c37.7 cm.

Very well preserved.

Hammer Price: 1,800 €

124B - Modern Art
09. December 2015 at 1:51 AM

Literature:

Cf. exhib. cat. Alisa LaGamma (publ.), Eternal Ancestors, The Art of the Central African Reliquary, The Metropolitan Museum of Art New York, New York 2007, p. 314f.