SLINGSHOT or FRONDE with three ANTHROPOMORPHIC FIGURES Baoulé culture, Ivory Coast First half of the 20th century

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20th century
Tribal Art
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    SLINGSHOT or FRONDE with three ANTHROPOMORPHIC FIGURES
    Culture Baoulé, Ivory Coast
    First half of the 20th century
    Wood
    H: 20; Wt: 7.5; Thickness: 3.5 cm
    (old slots)

    Light wood throwing weapon carved with three anthropomorphic figures one above the other. The first figure has his head at the intersection of the two branches. He is seen from the front, his chest presented in two cones. The other two characters face the opposite direction. They constitute the handle of the sling, entirely openwork. The first is a drummer, leaning on his musical instrument. The second is a mask, endowed with its important loincloth of fibers.

    These slingshots were used to hunt small animals such as birds or small game.

    Ref: T3FJQV1Z5G

    Style Tribal Art
    Century 20th century
    Materials Wood
    Shipping Time Ready to ship in 2-3 Business Days
    Location 93400, Saint-Ouen, France

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