A Do N’jelini sculpture

900.00

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Category: SKU: P5120303

Description

A Do´Njelini sculpture of the Do also called Jo society (literature, s Rietberg, Bamana catalogue) of the Torokoro village, from the other side of the river, about 40 km from Segou, posted on a fragmentary, cicular base, the legs stortened with prominent buttocks, the torso cylindrical and slender with a pointed navel, the prominent breasst on a planklike chest with rectangular shoulders, the openwork arms slightly bent and bandaged for ritual purpose, the neck elongated, the head helmetlike, framed by prominent ears; blackened, aged patina with thick layers of sacrifications.

1.200 – 1.600,- Euro

Height: 93 cm
Weight: 4,7 kg

Additional information

Weight 4.7 kg