Hand-carved wooden figures in Benin (West Africa)
Wooden sculpture decorated with straws.
A unique piece with a unique decoration.
African woman statue with water jug on her head.
Sculpture symbolizing the most traditional way of carrying water.
Figure handmade with ebony wood.
Length: approximately 53 cm
Weight: 1,150 g
African iyabo sculpture
64,99€ iva inc.
The Beninese wooden figurine decorated with straws is a unique piece of African art. These figurines originate from the African country of Benin and are handmade by local artisans. They are known for their distinctive design, which includes decoration with interwoven straws that are often woven in intricate patterns. These figures are hand carved by artisans and then decorated with brightly colored straws.
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