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african carved wood figures
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Extraordinary Handcrafted Songye Tribal Statue 33.5"


This Handcrafted wooden figure from the Songye tribe would be used during dance ceremonies for protection against evil spirits and asking their ancestors for guidance. Songye statues would often have a cavity on the belly, filled with 'magical' ingredients to enhance the powers of the tribal figure.
*Rare piece* 

Tribe: Songye Tribe
Origin: Congo
Dimensions: 33.5"6"5"
Weight: 3500g

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