Azande Shield, D.R. Congo

Early 20th century
Natural fibres, wood
25 wide x 49.5 inches high and 6″ depth (63.5 x 126 x 15 cm)
Provenance: Patrick Mestdagh

The very fine weaving of this shield, the elegance of the wood handle on back and the subtle sculptural protrusion make this an exceptional example.

Price on request

Berkeley, CA