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: 52 cm approx.
Weight: 750 g
African igba sculpture
64,99€ iva inc.
The African wooden figurine decorated with straws is one of the most popular handicrafts in Africa. Each Beninese wooden figurine decorated with straws is unique, as it is handmade. The wood used for the figure is carefully carved to create an elegant and stylized form. They are then decorated with intertwined straws, which can be painted in vibrant colors for an even more impressive effect.
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