Sakalava, Madagascar PAA2008

Mijoa bird sculpture for tomb of important family. Sakalava people, West Madagascar. (52cm)

The graves were kept for two to three generations after which they were abandoned and left to the weathering.

19th century.   Prov.   Francois Coppens, Brussels. Van Voorst van Beest, Den Haag.

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Louis Nierijnck