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A Songye protective half figure (kakudji)

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A Songye protective half figure (kakudji)
Small but expressive example of a personal protective figure showing Luba Kasai influence. Charge in place atop head, and fine, varied, thick dark patina, overall. 5.75" in height. Early-mid 20th century, D.R. Congo, Central Africa. Provenance: Florida private collection, since the 1980's.

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