Statues, figures, fetishes, sculptures, puppets, dolls, door
locks, carvings, statuary, game boards, gourds / calabashes / containers / receptacles
/ vessels, stools,
backrests, headrests / neckrests, drums, hairpins,
in the collection of antique, classical, ethnic, ethnographic, ethno-tribal,
native, ritual, traditional, tribal, so-called "primitive" art from Sub-Saharan
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For masks, see other WWW page.
For metal currencies, knives, swords, daggers, see other WWW page
Some of the objects are
available; see other WWW page.
The attributions of the origin of the objects is based on
their stylistic characteristics and/or on the data provided by the seller and/or
experts, but of course certainty cannot be reached.
Bamana / Bambara / (Baumana) / (Banbara) people/tribe from Mali, West-Africa
Female janiform figure in the style
of the Bamana / Bambara people or
the neighbouring Marka/Warka and Bozo tribes/people