Makonde Tree Sculpture - African Family Tree - Blackwood Ebony Hand Carved Rare Folk Art of Africa- Traditional Wooden Carving

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This is a beautifully carved African Makonde sculpture on rare ebony wood.

The Makonde are an ethnic group from Tanzania and northern Mozambique. Their sculptures were especially sought after in the 1950s and 60s.

This particular sculpture was hand carved from a single piece of wood which still has it's bark intact. The carving depicts facial features and is beautifully detailed. An exceptional example of Makonde artistry.

length: 15 inches.
Diameter: 2 inches.

Condition: Excellent. See photos.

Price includes tracking in Canada and USA. Items purchased from the USA are shipped from Niagara Falls, New York with USPS. Items bought in Canada are shipped from Toronto, Ontario with Canada Post. If you reside in Toronto, a pick up can be arranged. Overseas buyers (outside of USA and Canada) can expect the package to arrive in 6-8 weeks.

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  • Europe : 9 - 22 business days
  • Australia, New Zealand and Oceania : 2 - 8 weeks
  • Asia Pacific : 3 - 8 weeks
  • Latin America and the Caribbean : 4 - 22 business days
  • North Africa and the Middle East : 5 - 30 business days

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