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Sailas Makumba Shona Carved Fruit Serpentine Bust

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Sailas Makumba (African, 20th Century)
Untitled bust; 20th Century, Shona
Carved fruit serpentine stone sculpture
Signed by hand to base

A carved fruit serpentine stone sculpture of a female bust by listed Southern African artist Sailas Makumba, from Rhodesia, currently Zimbabwe. The realistic work is carved using intricate detail forming various textures and forms of a solid piece of serpentine stone. It is marked with a sticker reading ‘20 Nandi, Chaka’s Mother’.


12.0" W x 20.0" H x 6.0" D

- 12″ × 20″ × 4″.

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