Statue(s) (1) - Wood - Bambara - Mali

Description
Statue(s) (1) - Wood - Bambara - Mali
2nd half 20th century - Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear

Bambara Crest, Mali

This spectacular sculpture was attached on a wicker cap, worn during ceremonies and dances, as well as for agrarian rites.

It is the figure of an antelope with very developed horns.

It has the ability to turn weed into millet.

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Statue(s)
Ethnic group/ culture
Bambara
Region/ country
Mali
Material
Wood
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
33×13×86 cm
Weight
3 kg
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