Female figure, Ghana, Abron.
The Abron belong to the ethnic group of the Akan. In woodcarvings the geographic vicinity of the Baule to the west and the Akan/Ashanti to the east can easily be seen.
This is a rare Abron standing female figure from Ghana with the arms carved close to the body, a long neck carrying an oval flattened face with stylized features, crowned with a high coiffure.
Wood, middle brown/reddish patina
Height 35,5 cm = 14 inch.