Carving of African Woman made of Hippopotamus Tooth

African carving made of hippopotamus tooth depicting a woman in a kneeling position, hands cupped under the breasts, prosperity rings on neck. Congo, possibly Luba. Carving 4" in height on 4" black base, total 8" height
Additional Information: carving; African; figure; woman; kneeling; Hole through torso to accommodate a necklace. Features worn.
Category Sculpture
Reference Number 00096
Maker/Artist Africa; Congo
Materials Ivory
Measurements 8 in


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