Despite its appearance, this object shows no evidence of age or use and was probably made to be sold.
Photographs © Hamill Gallery
30" high x 9" wide x 7.5" deep
This unusually realistic Bamileke maternity figure has a strange, fragile paint patina, some of which cracked and flaked off and was retouched.
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