A lot of Two (2) Hand Crafted Mindimbit Village Ancestor Figures, Male & Female, Carved from Tropical Wood, Painted with Natural Pigments, Cowry Shell Eyes, Native Cordage, and Cassowary Bird Feathers on metal stands. 19 inches (48.3 cm) high (including some feathers) x 5 inches (12.7 cm) wide x 5 inches (12.7 cm) deep at the metal stand. Condition: The items are a little dusty and have some patination, but are otherwise ok. Description: These figure show dramatic sculptural presence and quality carving and form. The privates are carved, but hidden under the fiber belts.
The items show old style piercings in both the ears and noses. These items were most likely made for the art gallery market. They are of very good quality and have a charismatic presence.This item is guaranteed to be authentic and in the condition described. The item "Mindimbit Village Male & Female Ancestor Figures on Metal Stands, PNG 19h" is in sale since Wednesday, December 16, 2020.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Pacific Islands". The seller is "merugman" and is located in Pinole, California.This item can be shipped worldwide.