Art African Statue Igbo 1988

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Seller: Top-Rated Seller art-masque-afrique ✉️ (832) 100%, Location: furiani, Corse, FR, Ships to: WORLDWIDE, Item: 255572288834 Art African Statue Igbo 1988. Ref: sf-1988Height 52 CMProduct DescriptionIgbo statue from Nigeria. Original piece over 50 years old. Piece on plinth. The Igbos (or Ibos) are one of the three major ethnic groups of Nigeria, of which they constitute about eighteen percent of the population. They are mainly located in the south-eastern part of the country (limited by the Bénoué in the north and the Niger river in the west), but also constitute a significant part of the population of the two main cities of the country: Lagos in the west and Kano to the north. Their languages are Igbo and its different dialects. One of the main features of Igbo masks is that they are painted the color white, the color of the spirit (Mmwo). One of the most well-known masks for the spirit is the famous Agbogho (female) Mmuo or Mmwo (spirit) which allows the Igbo to conceptualize their idea of the ideal young woman. The mask is worn by a man and is danced at harvest or sowing festivals, also at funerals of important people.Piece delivered with an invoice and a certificate of authenticity.african art african masksAfrican art african tribal art arte africana afrikanische kunstThe Igbos (or Ibos) are one of the three major ethnic groups of Nigeria, of which they constitute about eighteen percent of the population. They are mainly located in the south-eastern part of the country (limited by the Bénoué in the north and the Niger river in the west), but also constitute a significant part of the population of the two main cities of the country: Lagos in the west and Kano to the north. Their languages are Igbo and its different dialects. One of the main features of Igbo masks is that they are painted the color white, the color of the spirit (Mmwo). One of the most well-known masks for the spirit is the famous Agbogho (female) Mmuo or Mmwo (spirit) which allows the Igbo to conceptualize their idea of the ideal young woman. The mask is worn by a man and is danced a Origine: Africa, Material: Wood, Type: Figure, Statue, Authenticity: Original, Brand: Unbranded

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