Ivory Pendant, Lega?, Zaïre (DR Congo)
H: 7,5 cm (2,9”), W: 2,2 cm (0,8”)
This exceptional ivory necklace appears in a bright, golden-yellow color in a graceful manner and demonstrates a certain age. It could be worn by a man or a woman, and is sure to get the wearer a lot of flattering attention.
Age and origin are uncertain but the vendor which is a reputable gallery in Bruxelles believes that the pendant originates from south-east Congo. Possibly, from the Lega tribe. Date from the early 20th century and made before 1949 when it came into possession of an old Belgian Colonial collection.Request price for Ivory Pendant