MINIATURE CAMEROON BAMILEKE FETISH COUPLE

Origin:  West-Central Africa   (Provenance: recently acquired from an old collector in Paris)

Period/Date:  At least early 20th century

Materials:   Hardwood, libations 

Description:  This very fine expressive male and female couple was carved by the same hand!  They have acquired semi-encrusted and layered patinas from long use.  Minor old loss to the left front foot of female figure.  A custom stand maybe be added for an additional fee.

Dimensions:   Height 4 1/8- 4 3/8"  (10.5-11.5 cm), Width 1 1/8-1 3/8"  (2.9-3.5 cm)

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