Zaramo (?) maternity figure, Tanzania
wood, plant fiber, metal, pigment
23" tall
Early to mid 20th century, definite signs of age and use.
This object was in the Mizel Museum's exhibition:
"
Collectors Collect - Works from Denver Private Collections", 2007

Inventory # RT174

$2000



A really wonderful figure of a mother and child from Tanzania. I love how the child is facing the mother but looking
to the side and how their arms form a circle. The arms of the child have been previously broken and repaired.
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