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9th century, Himachal Pradesh, Chamba, 4-armed Tara with attendant, gilt copper alloy, 11,5 cm, at Ashmolean Museum, Oxford

in the 17th century the Chamba settled south of the Benue nearby the Jukun. Statuettes of the Chamba are quite rare. The staff-like "tauwa" figures can be found more frequently. They are protective figures which primarily should help against snake-bites. Present figure represents an ancestor. H: 42 cm

Fétiche / statue africaine Chamba du Nigéria M04 : Galerie Art Africain : masques et statues africaines, décoration et arts primitifs Afrique

PEUPLE WURKUM (Niger),Statuette,Christie's,Paris

MUMUYE YOKE MASK 14 31" high $400 The Mumuye have shoulder or yoke masks, known as Sukwava, which displays an elongated neck set under a diminutive head with large ears. Traditionally, they were used during pre-war ceremonies, but nowadays they are worn during rain-making and healing practices. Peoples such as the Mumuye, the Chamba, the Jukun, the Wurkun and the Montol live along the Benue River in eastern Nigeria.

Jukun Ancestor Figure, Nigeria | lot | Sotheby's