An excellent Kwere flywhisk
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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: African: Sculpture: Pre 1950: item # 1238162
Please refer to our stock # K32903 when inquiring.
michael cichon tribal arts
P.O. Box 5919
Bradenton, FL 34281
Further provenance on request
|The handle of this well-used flywhisk is in the form of 'Mwana hiti,'or "child of wood", often found in north-central, coastal Tanzania. It dates to the early-mid 20th C, and measures 23"L, including the animal hair attachment. Very fine condition with glowing deep and varied brown patina on the handle. Provenance: Private collection NY and FL, since the 1980's. Custom mounted.|