Mambila Kike MAM001 Ces statuettes nommées «Kike» sont formées de trois éléments de bambou raphia (raphia farinifera) assemblés par des tenons. Visage typique des sculptures Mambila, polychromie du corps et du visage avec pigments naturels. Seconde moitié du XXe siècle. Utilisée dans la société de guérison SUAGA.
Fante drum, early C 20 - Musical instruments, including drums, play a major role in rituals and village festivals. They accompany the singing and dancing. Here he appears mostly as a mediating object with the ancestors and deities. Indeed, the closer its anthropomorphic appearance of an ancestor who would have lent his human voice to the drum. This type of drum is called "drum speaker." It usually works in pairs: a deep voice for man and a high-pitched voice for women.
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