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Carved "Ujamaa" Nine Figures
intricately hand carved sculpture from a single piece of African blackwoodlocally
known as "Mpingo" in
the style of "Ujamaa".
carving depicts nine villagers all with their traditional beer calabashes
in a natural finish showing the true grain of the wood.
piece was carved in Tanzania and purchased at one of the largest Makonde
markets, the Mwenge Market in Dar es Salaam.
3.75" x 3.5"