This gracefully carved and polychromed Yoruba Shango dance wand portrays a kneeling woman holding here child on her back. It is nicely detailed with ritual scoring on the cheeks of both mother and child. Their hair is nicely braided into neat rows. The carving has a nice age patina. It is approximately 28.5 (72.39 cm) high.This beautiful carving will make a wonderful addition to anyone's collection of African, Yoruba or Ethnographic art. It is insect free with some earlier damage to its base. We make no claims to its age, authenticity or previous use. Please examine the photos closely to determine the validity of this item's condition and what was previously stated. Please closely examine this item's photos to determine condition.
We describe it to the best of our ability, but make no guarantee our standards will match your standards as to final condition. We value your honesty and hope you will show us the same respect. We honor the world we all share. Toward this end, almost all of our packaging materials have been repurposed. It may not be pretty, but works and maybe saves a tree or two.
PLEASE, if the packaging appears damaged, take photos as you open it. Thank you for checking out our listing. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\African\Masks". The seller is "bblain2" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Republic of Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Saint Lucia, Montserrat, Turks and Caicos Islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Vietnam, Cayman Islands.