Kwere flywhisk
Tanzania
Kwere figural flywhisk, Tanzania
wood, cloth, animal hair, pigment
29" tall
Early 20th Century, definite signs of age and use
Acquired in Brussels 2007

A beautiful flywhisk with wonderful movement in the arms; a graceful form and presence.
Map from:
http://www.ethno.unizh.ch/csfconference/files/papers/