Zande Yanda Figure - Democratic Republic of the Congo

Zande Yanda Figure - Democratic Republic of the Congo

Regular price €250.00 Sale

Special Zande Figure - The Democratic Republic of the Congo

Zande sculptures represent ancestors or animal figures with simplified features and enlarged heads. The mani association celebrates the importance of woman and uses statuette called yanda. These statues are associated with the highest rank of the secret mani society

  • Height 47 cm
  • Wood, aluminum and a nice encrusted patina; their some non-disturbing old worm holes and small missing pieces at the feets
  • Good condition for its age
  • Source : Zyama http://www.zyama.com/zande/pics..htm