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Crocodile/Male Ancestor Door Lock

Date:

Probably early/mid-20th century

Artist:

Bamana
Mali
Northern Africa and the Sahel

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Arts of Africa

Culture

Bamana

Title

Crocodile/Male Ancestor Door Lock

Origin

Mali

Date

1925–1950

Medium

Toro wood with Bagana sap patina

Dimensions

H. 46.4 cm (18 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

African Decorative Arts Fund

Reference Number

2019.1177

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