OFFERED BY
689-693 NE 125th St Miami, FL 33161 United States 305.400.0561
Email Dealer
$ 2,800

Ashanti Maternal Fertility Figure

Origin Ghana
Period 1950-1979
Materials wood and glass beads
Dimensions
W. 6 in; H. 22 in; D. 6 in;
W. 15.24 cm; H. 55.88 cm; D. 15.24 cm;
Condition Good. Expect surface wear such as rubbings, minor dings, discoloration, and scratches. Minor loss close to the base as shown.
Creation Date mid-20th century
Description On offer is an Ashanti female fertility figure from Ghana, West Africa, circa Mid-20th century. Carved from a single block of wood, the statue depicts a female with typical coiffure and facial expression on seated on an Akan bench. Her arms stretching out, likely were holding a baby doll in its original context. Around her neck and waist, she was decorated several strings of old trade beads of various colors. The surface of the statue was typically blackened.
Styles / Movements African, Traditional, Tribal
Incollect Reference Number 316276
Sign In To View Price close

You must Sign In to your account to view the price. If you don’t have an account, please Create an Account below.

Loading...
Loading... Loading...
  • This website uses cookies to track how visitors use our website to provide a better user experience. By continuing to browse this website, you are agreeing to our cookie policy
    Ok
Join InCollect close

Join to view prices, save favorites, share collections and connect with others.

Forgot Password?
  • Be the first to see new listings and weekly events
    Invalid Email. Please try again.
    Enter