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Superb Old Makonde Tree of Life African Ebony Wood Carving Sculpture Carved Wooden Statue Tanzanian. This is a fabulous piece of Handcarved Ebony. It was handmade by the Makonde Tribe in Tanzania East Africa. It is a fabulous Ethnographic collectable from Tanzania and is skilfully made from one piece of hardwood. The top of the statue has a figurative head and beLow this there are 6 complete figures holding up the tree of life plus 2 lower body images. It is in excellent condition and is at least 70 years old , but these are difficult to date exactly. It is a lovely piece and such carvings are becoming very collectable. It stands 16.5inches tall. It is one of the best ones I have owned and is from my personal collection. The item “Old Makonde Tree of Life African Ebony Wood Carving Sculpture Carved Statue 16″ is in sale since Saturday, August 17, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectables\Ethnographic Collectables\African Collectables”. The seller is “quirkyvintageandbooks” and is located in YORKSHIRE. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Antigua and barbuda, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Dominica, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, El salvador, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay.
- Region of Origin: African
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Tanzania, United Republic of
- Type: Carvings