Rare Bena Lulua wooden maternity sculpture from Congo.
Origin: Private Belgian collection.
Sold with a certificate of authenticity.
Sold with a wooden custom-made stand.
Sir Ali Berro of a Lebanese origin, arrived in the former Belgian Congo, in Elisabethville, in 1962, at the request of the UNESCO, missioned as a teacher until 1975. He has acquired during this period, a certain number of pieces of collection with an ethnological aspect for most of them, via museums and private collections.
- Total nr of items
- Figură maternitate
- Grup etnic/ cultură
- Bena Lulua
- Region/ country
- 1st half 20th century
- Stare bună, uzate, cu câteva urme de uzură
- Sold with stand
- 35×12×10 cm