A CHRISTIAN STATUE OF MARY +YOUNG JESUS, FIPE TRIBE OF TANZANIA, E.AFRICA ( No 244)

£144.00

This is a unique Christian altar assemblage from the Fipa people of Tanzania, East Africa.  Depicts a cloaked Mother Mary, with Jesus depicted as a young boy.  Made from an African hardwood with a deep black brown hue, and a glossy patina.. In good condition.  This item has probably been indigenously used.  H approx 24cm