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Ethnological Museum of Berlin Afrika [III E 6720]

Häuptlingsstuhl (Ethnologisches Museum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin CC BY-NC-SA)
Provenance/Rights: Ethnologisches Museum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / Martin Franken (CC BY-NC-SA)


Ein dreibeiniger Stuhl an dessen hoher Lehne von hinten eine dünne Menschenfigur angeschnitzt ist. Die Hände ragen seitlich und der Kopf, mit weißen Augenringen, über die Lehne hinaus.

Angaben zur Herkunft:
Gideon von Grawert, Sammler
"Sultanin von Buruku", Vorbesitzer (historische Angabe)
19. Jh.
Tanzania (Land)
historische Angabe (Hauptkatalog): Wanyamwezi (Ethnie)
historische Angabe (Hauptkatalog): Buruku (Ort)
historische Angabe (Hauptkatalog): Wembere-Steppe
historische Angabe (Hauptkatalog): Ussure




Höhe x Breite x Tiefe: 107 x 43 x 44 cm; Gewicht: 8,2 kg

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The Ethnologisches Museum (Ethnological Museum) evolved from the collections of the royal cabinets of art and since its foundation in 1873 has become ...

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