Ancestral Figure  - Kaka People, Cameroon - (CGM3A)
Ancestral Figure  - Kaka People, Cameroon - (CGM3A)
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Ancestral Figure - Kaka People, Cameroon - (CGM3A)

$7,950.00
TITLE: Ancestral Figure
MATERIAL: Wood & sacrificial patina
PEOPLE: Kaka
COUNTRY: Northwest Cameroon
DESCRIPTION:
The Kaka are a small ethnic group that border Nigeria and often mistakenly referred to as Keaka, a neighboring ethnic group.
A rare and powerful figure most likely represents an ancestor. The long torso, and short legs are typical Kaka proportions.
These figures were hung on the roof of houses where the smoke would encrust the figure and create a patina.

Ex Leonard Kahan Gallery, New York, and Ex Christopher McConnell Collection.
DIMENSIONS: 16" height x 4.5" width x 5" depth
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