Bakongo wooden spoon from the Congo
Origin: Private Belgian collection.
Sold with a certificate of authenticity.
Mister Ali Berro, originally from Lebanon, arrived in Elisabethville, in the former Belgian Congo, in 1962 to work as a teacher at the request of UNESCO until 1975. During this period, he acquired a number of collectors’ pieces, most of them with an ethnological aspect, for museums and private collections.
- Total nr of items
- Pipă de fumat
- Grup etnic/ cultură
- Region/ country
- Lemn, Metal
- 1st half 20th century
- Stare bună, uzate, cu câteva urme de uzură
- Sold with stand
- 30×14×10 cm