19th C. Bamana Figurative Mali Door Lock w/ Encrusted Patina
19th C. Bamana Figurative Mali Door Lock
Origin: Mali, Bamana and Dogon people (Provenance: Acquired from an old collection in London England)
Period/Date: Late 19th century
Materials: Hardwood, Iron
Description: This figure has a cubist face with arched ears that are touching. The body of the lock is decorated with geometric incising. It is distinguished by its significant wear and encrusted varied patina and surface. presented on a custom metal display stand.
Dimensions: 17" tall by 18" wide