This ritual wooden marriage cup from the Congolese SUKU tribe is a rare and old tribal object. Beautifully designed doubled cup from which the wedding couple drinks during the wedding ceremony, to confirm their marriage. Rituals were performed to protect the couple against things that could harm their harmony. Splendid hard wood, with a warm dark-brown tint, it is gracefully shaped. Good condition with clear traces of wear and tear.
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May as well be viewed and picked up at the Asian African Art Gallery in Vessem (NL).
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- Suku / Yaka
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- Repubblica Democratica del Congo
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- 28×8×8 cm
- 230 g