Statue(s) (1) - Wood - Tellem inspiration - Dogon - Mali

Description
Statue(s) (1) - Wood - Tellem inspiration - Dogon - Mali
2nd half 20th century - Good

private collection - Gent- Belgium
Circa 1970
Dim: 42x10x11, 0.97kg


Beautiful Dogon statue with Tellem inspiration with the typical arms joined above the head.

The Dogons are an ethnic group living in Mali, in West Africa. They are divided into Houmbébé, people from the Gondo plain, in the East, and Tombo, people from the "plateau".

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Statue(s)
Indigenous object name
Tellem inspiration
Ethnic group/ culture
Dogon
Region/ country
Mali
Material
Wood
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
42×10×11 cm
Weight
0.97 kg
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