Serene, refined bowl carrier statue, LUBA, D.R. Congo, approx. 1970
Serene and refined statue, this feminine plate warrior of the Congolese LUBA tribe. She is kneeling with closed, almond-shaped eyes and holding a sacrificial bowl in her hands. This statue has a warm appearance and a varying patina. With slight traces of use and aging, this statue is in good condition. The statue is neatly mounted on a stand, from which it can be easily lifted off. The statue is made of a light type of wood.
Height: 24 cm (26 cm stand included)
Weight: 302 grams (396 grams stand included)
Origin: D.R. Congo
Date: approx. 1970
Provenance: Obtained from a Flemish private collection