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Hand Carved Chokwe African Bellow 28.5"
Hand Carved Chokwe African Bellow 28.5"
Hand Carved Chokwe African Bellow 28.5"
Hand Carved Chokwe African Bellow 28.5"
Hand Carved Chokwe African Bellow 28.5"
Hand Carved Chokwe African Bellow 28.5"
Hand Carved Chokwe African Bellow 28.5"
Hand Carved Chokwe African Bellow 28.5"
Hand Carved Chokwe African Bellow 28.5"
Hand Carved Chokwe African Bellow 28.5"
Hand Carved Chokwe African Bellow 28.5"
Hand Carved Chokwe African Bellow 28.5"
Hand Carved Chokwe African Bellow 28.5"
Hand Carved Chokwe African Bellow 28.5"
Hand Carved Chokwe African Bellow 28.5"
Hand Carved Chokwe African Bellow 28.5"
Hand Carved Chokwe African Bellow 28.5"
Hand Carved Chokwe African Bellow 28.5"
Hand Carved Chokwe African Bellow 28.5"
Hand Carved Chokwe African Bellow 28.5"

Hand Carved Chokwe African Bellow 28.5″ – DRC/Angola

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A beautifully carved Chokwe bellow from DRC/Angola. This pieces stands 28.5 inches in height without its base, 32″ with base and weighs 10lbs. There is a small carved face in the center and it has a rich dark brown coloring.

Type of Object

Bellow

Country of Origin

DRC (Democratic Republic of the Congo – formerly Zaire) / Anglola

Ethnicity

Chokwe

Material

Wood, Pigment

Approximate Age

Unknown

Height (Inches)

28.5" without Base, 32" with Base

Width (Inches)

11.5"

Depth (Inches)

6" without Base, 10" with Base

Weight (Pounds)

10lbs

Overall Condition

Cracks and deterioration throughout piece. See photos.

Tribe Information

About the Chokwe People

The Chokwe, with an estimated population of 1.3 million people, inhabit areas in Angola, DRC and Zambia. They are known by many names throughout the world, upwards of 30 different variations, all deriving from the name in which they call themselves, Kocokwe. Chokwe government is headed by a king called Mwana Ngana, with male and female societies regulating all aspects of life.

Read more about the Chokwe here.

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