Magic Charm

Songye, Zaire, 19th century
Previous collections: Irwin Hersey, NYC

Jean and Noble Endicott, NYC

This figure is a wonderful example of cubistic sculpture. It has a very old and deep brown patina. Snakeskin is wrapped around the base of the sculpture. Old metal tacks are inserted on the top of the head as well as the base of the figure.

It stands 9.5 inches tall on the custom base.