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Superb Singiti Statue ! HEMBA Ancestor Figure Congo DRC African Tribal Art 0877
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Description
Description en français ci-dessous - French description below
CONGO DRC
ANCESTOR FIGURE (SINGITI) HEMBA
The Hemba are people living in the province of Katanga (Congo Rdc) between
the Congo River and the Lake Tanganyika.
They are geographically and culturally close to the Luba.
Their ancestors figures are famous.
They represent the deceased leaders and, venerated by the entire tribe, they help their successors to legitimize their political power.
They give off an impression of majesty and great serenity.

CHARACTERISTICS :
TYPE OF OBJECT : Statue, figure.
ETHNICAL GROUP : Hemba, Bahemba
ORIGINE : Democratic Republic of Congo
DRC (ex Belgian Congo, ex Zaire)
MATERIAL : Wood
DIMENSIONS : About 14 1/2 inches high.
CONDITION : Medium
Please have a look on pictures
BIBLIOGRAPHIE - BIBLIOGRAPHY :
- LA GRANDE STATUAIRE HEMBA DU ZAIRE, FRANCOIS NEYT, 1977,
UCL LOUVAIN-LA-NEUVE.

CONGO RDC

SUPERBE STATUE D'ANCETRE " SINGITI " HEMBA
LES HEMBA SONT UN PEUPLE VIVANT DANS LA PROVINCE DU KATANGA (CONGO RDC) ENTRE LE FLEUVE CONGO ET LE LAC TANGANYIKA.
ILS SONT GEOGRAPHIQUEMENT ET CULTURELLEMENT PROCHES DES LUBA.
LEURS EFFIGIES D'ANCETRES ( SINGITI ) SONT CELEBRES.
ELLES REPRESENTENT LES CHEFS DECEDES ET VENERES PAR LA TRIBU, ELLES AIDENT LEUR SUCCESSEURS A LEGITIMER LEUR POUVOIR POLITIQUE.
ELLES DEGAGENT UNE IMPRESSION DE MAJESTE ET DE GRANDE SERENITE.
CARACTERISTIQUES :
TYPE D'OBJET : Statue.
GROUPE ETHNIQUE : Hemba, Bahemba
PAYS D'ORIGINE : REPUBLIQUE DEMOCRATIQUE DU CONGO
RDC (ex Congo Belge, ex Zaire)
MATERIAU : Bois.
DIMENSIONS : Hauteur 37 cm.
ETAT : Correct
(Voir photos)

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    ...
    Description en français ci-dessous - French description below
    CONGO DRC
    ANCESTOR FIGURE (SINGITI) HEMBA
    The Hemba are people living in the province of Katanga (Congo Rdc) between
    the Congo River and the Lake Tanganyika.
    They are geographically and culturally close to the Luba.
    Their ancestors figures are famous.
    They represent the deceased leaders and, venerated by the entire tribe, they help their successors to legitimize their political power.
    They give off an impression of majesty and great serenity.

    CHARACTERISTICS :
    TYPE OF OBJECT : Statue, figure.
    ETHNICAL GROUP : Hemba, Bahemba
    ORIGINE : Democratic Republic of Congo
    DRC (ex Belgian Congo, ex Zaire)
    MATERIAL : Wood
    DIMENSIONS : About 14 1/2 inches high.
    CONDITION : Medium
    Please have a look on pictures
    BIBLIOGRAPHIE - BIBLIOGRAPHY :
    - LA GRANDE STATUAIRE HEMBA DU ZAIRE, FRANCOIS NEYT, 1977,
    UCL LOUVAIN-LA-NEUVE.

    CONGO RDC

    SUPERBE STATUE D'ANCETRE " SINGITI " HEMBA
    LES HEMBA SONT UN PEUPLE VIVANT DANS LA PROVINCE DU KATANGA (CONGO RDC) ENTRE LE FLEUVE CONGO ET LE LAC TANGANYIKA.
    ILS SONT GEOGRAPHIQUEMENT ET CULTURELLEMENT PROCHES DES LUBA.
    LEURS EFFIGIES D'ANCETRES ( SINGITI ) SONT CELEBRES.
    ELLES REPRESENTENT LES CHEFS DECEDES ET VENERES PAR LA TRIBU, ELLES AIDENT LEUR SUCCESSEURS A LEGITIMER LEUR POUVOIR POLITIQUE.
    ELLES DEGAGENT UNE IMPRESSION DE MAJESTE ET DE GRANDE SERENITE.
    CARACTERISTIQUES :
    TYPE D'OBJET : Statue.
    GROUPE ETHNIQUE : Hemba, Bahemba
    PAYS D'ORIGINE : REPUBLIQUE DEMOCRATIQUE DU CONGO
    RDC (ex Congo Belge, ex Zaire)
    MATERIAU : Bois.
    DIMENSIONS : Hauteur 37 cm.
    ETAT : Correct
    (Voir photos)

    "GALERIE DE LA LOUVE ARTS PREMIERS "
    is situated in Belgium, 50 km from Brussels in direction of Paris.
    You are welcome if you want to see the pieces before you decide.
    29 Place Mattéotti
    7100 La Louvière
    Belgium
    TEL: From outside Belgium +32 64 284 301
    From Belgium 064 284 301
    Open Monday to Friday from 9.00 AM to 6.00 PM
    You can also follow us on social networks
    (Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram)
    -

    Reserve: $400.00

    Shipping:
  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $35.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination. International shipping may be subject to VAT.
  • Combined shipping: Please ask about combined shipping for multiple lots before bidding.
  • Location: This item ships from Belgium

    Your purchase is protected:
    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.

    In the rare event that the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. Buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
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