Kota "Mbulu Ngulu" Style Reliquary Figure, Central Africa
Kota (Gabon and Democratic Republic of the Congo, Central Africa)
“Mbulu Ngulu” style reliquary figure, 20th century
Carved wood and copper
- oxidization to sheet embellishment; chips, scratches, nicks and abrasions; tears to copper sheeting; areas of damage and loss; damage to versos upper quadrant.