Lobi Shrine Figure on Stand #642

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This beautiful Lobi figure (also called "Bateba") could be placed in the family altar and was used to revere spirits known as "Thil". With one or two hands in the air, also known as “Ti Puo”, protects the family from any harm from the spiritual world.
Provenance: Private collection. F.d.G in NL / Tribal Art Treasures


  • Mid 20th century
  • Origin: Burkina Faso
  • Excellent condition
  • Ethnic group: Lobi
  • Materials: Wood
  • Weight: 464 grams including stand
  • Dimensions: 24 x 5.5 x 41 cm
  • Amount (in stock): 1
  • Damage: None

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