Ethnic African Art Comb #1610

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Description

Wooden carved combs were worn by the Ashanti (Akan) people from West-Africa. The combs could be given as a gift and were also presented at marriages. A woman could own one or more combs depending on her wealth, status or beauty.
Provenance: Private collection. F.d.G in NL / Tribal Art Treasures


Specifications

  • 20th century
  • Origin: Ghana, Africa
  • Good condition
  • Ethnic group: Ashanti/Asante
  • Materials: Wood
  • Weight: 103 grams
  • Dimensions: 8 x 29 cm
  • Amount (in stock): 1
  • Damage: Wear and tear


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