Lot 199

A SONGYE MALE COMMUNITY POWER FIGURE, DRC Mounted on a wood base the figure is decorated with a metal nails and original bishimba and paraphernalia, including animal horns, teeth, and a large piece of fur in front of his body, with pheasant feathers emerging from the head, 126cm high, 138cm high inc. base. Provenance: Ex private collection, London; property from the collection of Prof. Tassilo Erhardt. To be sold without reserve.

Estimate: £600-£800