Lobi Head From Burkina Faso (117)

£680.00

Beautiful Lobi head figure with wood patina of use.

The Lobi Head was placed on family altars in the thilda, a small sacristy or room in each dwelling.

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African tribal art Lobi head from Burkina Faso.

Beautiful Lobi head figure with wood patina of use. The Lobi Head was placed on family altars in the thilda, a small sacristy or room in each dwelling. Each figure was not a representation but an actual spirit, Figure from the Gaoua region of Burkina faso.

We find the Lobi people in Burkina Faso, few in Ghana and in Northern of Ivory Coast.

Piece accompanied by its certificate of authenticity.

Provenance: Ex French Collection

Estimated date: Mid 20 century

Country: Burkina Faso

Material: Wood

Stand: included

Height: 37 cm

Width: 10 cm

Weight: 1.800g

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