Ashanti Tribe (Rainforests of Central Ghana)
Asante Tribe, Ghana wood, stain, oils early 20th century. Comparable to William H. Brill Collection and Dapper Musee. This richly carved Asante comb, expresses authority, wealth, initiation stage, marital status, and provides adornment for beauty.This comb is of exceptional quality, age and craftsmanship and infers someone of great status within the tribe owned it. Asante combs are among the most sought after by collectors worldwide.
A beautiful piece of hand carved art.