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Matakam Divination Doll Wrapped Iron Cameroon African Art

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Title Matakam Divination Doll Wrapped Iron Cameroon African Art
Country of Origin Cameroon
People Matakam
Materials Iron, cotton
Approximate Age 20th century
Height (in) 5.5
Width (in) 4
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 does not stand,dirt, torn strands, rust

Additional Information: An exceptional doll cast in iron with its torso wrapped with cotton threads. This is attributed to the Matakam; it is a powerful object used for divination.