210236 - Tribal used wooden Ethiopian Lalibela cherubs - Ethiopia.


Tribal used wooden Ethiopian lalibela cherubs from Ethiopia

These two figurines were brought by an English collector in the 1920s. 

Both cherubs are over 100 years old and very well preserved. They are originally from Lalibela and have stood in one of the many rock churches there. 

They are hand painted and the paintings are in excellent condition.

size; 22 cm high. 

These two cherubs are typical of the Ethiopian Christian - Coptic culture.