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KAMBA, MALE FIGURE, KENYA

1st half 20th c.; Carved wood, fur, cloth, beads, metal; 9" x 4"; Provenance; Collection of William W. Brill; Private Collection


Sale Price: $688

Estimate: $200 - $400


Annotation

This figure is made by the Kamba people in Kenya also called Akamba. The Kamba are skilled craftsmen and make both practical tools and beautiful artwork. They are well-known for their artistic abilities, especially in wood carving, basket making and pottery.

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