Lega Kakulu figurine
This African Lega statuette is one of the so-called "iginga" objects. They were the property of graduates of the Bwami initiatory society that governed the social and moral order among the Lega.
This figurine depicts Kakulu, a character linked to the aphorism of the husband deceived by his wife.
- Presumed dating
- 1st half XXth century
- 19 x 5,5 cm
- Ethnic group
- Lega / Balega / Warega
- Democratic Republic of the Congo
- Tribal art collection Belgium
- Very good
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