Lot 174

NGBAKA/BWAKA, Democratic Republic of Congo.
Wood, brass, copper, metal, pigments
Anthropomorphic tobacco pipe "Boka", the bowl is circled in copper and brass and decorated with brass nails, it is extended by a long neck that is surmounted by a head with a pierced skull to receive the pipe pipe and the eyes represented by nails.
Length: 31 cm.
Cracks and lacks (nails).
Provenance: Private collection, Bruges.