Akan Hand Made Comb #1617

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Wooden carved combs are worn by the Ashanti (Akan) people from West-Africa. The combs can be given as a gift and are 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


  • 20th century
  • Origin: Ghana, Africa
  • Moderate condition
  • Ethnic group: Ashanti/Asante
  • Materials: Wood
  • Weight: 104 grams
  • Dimensions: 9 x 30 cm
  • Amount (in stock): 1
  • Damage: Heavy wear and tear

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