Statue of a Griot, Akan, Ghana

In Stock
Arts Premiers
20th century
Make an offer on this item!

You can offer a lower price if it seems too high. Our Antique dealer will then evaluate and make you return.

Contact our Antique Dealer!

Do not hesitate to send a message to our Antique dealer, he will be happy to provide details on this item.

This description has been translated. Click here to see the original

Very original representation of a griot in the form of a man standing on a stool. He holds an oliphant in one hand and a drum in the other.
He still wears a piece of cloth at his waist. Note the excessiveness of his ears: a griot hears everything and knows everything!
Wood with an old, slightly crusted patina.
Akan people, Ghana or Ivory Coast
Early 20th century
Dimensions: 32 x 12 cm


Style Arts Premiers
Century 20th century
Height (cm) 32 cm
Width (cm) 12 cm
Materials Bois, Tissu
Shipping Cost 18
Shipping Time Ready to ship in 4-7 Business Days
Location 69620, Ternand, France

Antikeo Buyer Guarantee

3 commitments to buy with confidence

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.