Dogon Granary door - old carving (02)


Dogon granary doors originate from the Dogon people of the Bandiagara Escarpment region of Mali. These doors protected the window-like opening into each family's grain storage building, and used a simple. sliding door lock. Primordial beings, ancestors, Kanaga masks, sun lizards and scenes of life symbolically. served to protect the entrance by making it sacrosanct.

Comes with a stand 

Size with stand: 51cmH x 30cmW

 

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