Baoule heddle pulley - SOLD OUT

Usual object of African art intended for spinning textiles.
In the Ivory Coast, among the Dan, the Baoulé, the Gouro and the Yahouré, we find weaving loom pulleys in human or animal form.
Here it is a female bust. The face is remarkably chiseled with scarifications and a lot of detail. Beautiful dark patina. Ringed neck.

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Data sheet

Presumed dating
1st half XXth century
Size
27 x 8 cm
Ethnic group
Baoulé / Baulé
Material(s)
Wood
Country
Ivory Coast
Origin
Tribal art collection France
Condition
Excellent

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