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Couple of twins Ewe Venavi (N° 7981)
Former private Belgian collection of African art.
These interior altar house statues illustrates the twin cult.
These twins have a clear honey patina from shea butter libations. Only the hairstyle and feet are dark in colour.
These pieces are adorned with necklaces of fine multicolored beads.
The Ewes are a population of West Africa, living mainly in southeastern Ghana and southern Togo.