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Tanzania, Nyamwezi Wood Hand Carved Figure

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Start price: $100

Estimated price: $200 - $300

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Finely hand carved wood figure, the figure stands with legs shoulder width apart as it carefully balances a basket on top of its head, which carries a small child inside of that. Both figures are decorated with red glass bead necklaces, while the main figure has red bead eyes. Size 12 1/2" H

Family collection of an esteemed diplomat and ambassador amassed during travel and work circa 1960-1990s in the medical field providing charitable advanced medical care throughout the African continent and internationally.. Family collection of an esteemed diplomat and ambassador amassed during travel and work circa 1960-1990s in the medical field providing charitable advanced medical care throughout the African continent and internationally.

Condition: As-is condition with soiling throughout, surface wear commensurate with age.