Shona Carved Stone Bird
This Shona sculpture depicts a crane in profile. The lines and curves of the sculpture are bold, suggesting the movement of a bird in flight. Stone is a serpentine in a deep mottled green hue. Hand-carved in Zimbabwe.
Shona sculpture is the name given the modern movement of sculpture created in Zimbabwe. It gets its name from the ‘Shona’ tribe of people, which is primarily comprised of many similar tribes with closely related language and culture who are the largest in Zimbabwe.
Dimensions: 11" in height and 6" in width and 4" in depth
Member Price: $117.00