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Luba Bowl Bearer Figure Congo on Stand African Art 21 Inch

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Title Luba Bowl Bearer Figure Congo on Stand African Art 21 Inch
Type of Object Memorial Figure
Country of Origin Democratic Republic of Congo
People Luba
Materials Wood
Approximate Age Mid 20th Century
Height (in) 21
Width (in) 7.5
Depth (in) 7
Dimensions Height: 21 Inches
Width: 7.5 Inches
Depth: 7 Inches
Overall Condition Fair to Good. Most of our pieces have spent decades on at least two continents, and have been treasured by several owners.   Small splits, scrapes and cracks are a normal part of their patina attesting to their age and extensive use.  We examine each piece carefully when we receive it and report any damage we find in our listings.  Please look carefully at the pictures which may also reveal condition and damage.
Damage/Repair Repairs to both arms
Additional Information: A large Luba kneeling female figure holding a double bowl in her hands.

For more information on the Hemba, as well as a picture of a rare warrior figure, see Neyt F,. La Grande Statuaire Hemba du Zaire., Louvain-La-Neuve