Bulu Ngil Monkey Figure, Cameroon #188

$ 1,050.00

  • Bulu Monkey Figure, Cameroon #188
  • A particularly good monkey figure, depicting with great accuracy the animal’s posture.
  • The Bulu, a tribe from southern Cameroon, belongs to the Fang-Beti ethnic group, known for its magnificent statues.
  • Ngil is the gorilla, a mighty animal, that identifies candidates following initiation into the secret society. Nice aged patina with traces of tribal use.
  • Period: Second half 20th century
  • Condition: Good with traces of wear
  • Measurements: 52×19×18 cm