Figure, m'boko, divination bowl
Lot 236
Luba Figural Divination Bowl, Democratic Republic of Congo
Sold for US$ 1,625 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Luba Figural Divination Bowl, Democratic Republic of Congo
length 7 1/2in (10cm)
m'boko, depicting a figure seated with legs and arms outstretched, between the feet is a bowl also held on each side by a hand, the face is of a lighter color with arched eyebrows and delicate nose, wearing a headband carved over the top of the head with a hair ornament sticking out from the back of the head; varied dark-brown patina.

Provenance:
Omar Keinde, Senegal
Jack and Constance Wallinga, Minneapolis
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