Country: Cote d’Ivoire
Material: Wood, string of beads
Size: 13″ (33 cm) Tall
An unusual male Akua’ba figure with the trademark, slightly angled, disc- shaped head and facial plane, long, ringed neck, diminutive narrow shoulders, sitting on an abstract Ashanti stool. Akua’ba fertility figures are an icon of Ashanti (Ghanaian) art.