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Makonde "Ujamaa" Carving

 

 

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Makonde Carved "Ujamaa" Seven Figures with Head Sculpture

An expertly and intricately hand carved sculpture from a single piece of African blackwood locally known as "Mpingo" in the style of "Ujamaa".

This Makonde carving has a highly polished finish and depicts seven villagers carrying (the head of) their chief.

This piece was carved in Kenya and purchased in the village of Ukunda on the south coast of Kenya.

 

Dimensions: 18" x 4" x 4.5"

Weight: 2.4 lbs

Price: SOLD