“Nwirong Bze’e”; Extraordinary Exquisite 3.8 Million USD “Nwirong Bze’e” Art Collection Transitional History2023-10-30
Ownership Transitions over Span of 800 years as follows
Early 13 Century handcrafted by the Baligansi’in people in honor of their founding fathers and fallen heroes
End of 14 Century was under the Baligashu village for half a century; obtained through severe bloody tribal war over a disputed piece of land diving the two villages.
Early the 15 Century, Returned to the Baligansi’in village through negotiations and interventions from sibling villages.
Mid 15 Century was under the Bafanji Village for a short period of less than 20 years; obtained through tribal warfor procession of the Nwirong Bze’e
Towards the end of 16 Century went back to Baligashu Village for less than a decade; obtained through tribal war for procession of the Nwirong Bze’e
End of the 16 Century was under the Bamunkumbit Village for almost 6 decades; obtained through and almost decade long tribal war with Bamunkumbit and Baligansi’inagainst Baligashu Village for procession of the Nwirong Bze’e
17 Century went back to the Baligansi’in people under FonGwarrlav till date through mutual negotiations and intervention of foreign (German) colonial matters.
Note Bafanji, Baligansi’in,Baligashu, Balikumbat, Bamunkumbit are all siblings and descendants of “Mangeh” the ruler of the ancient Mangeh village.