Iconography
NON-EURASIAN ICONOGRAPHY
Africa
RulersChiefs
Ancestor figuresMale
PORTRAITS
Ancestor figures
Male
Further details
Statue of a Chief/Ancestor Figure. Intricate scarification on neck. Pointed coiffure atop head. Protruding navel. Belt buckle possibly missing paraphernalia.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Lulua (Democratic Republic of the Congo)
DATE
early 19th century - late 19th century
LOCATION
London, Sotheby's (4 December 1973)
Contact
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