Stunning and unique hand carved of solid hard wood Dogon Door ... Mali African
measures : 68.5" h and 70.25 " w/hinges by 31" w
This stunning door has a number of human figures , etc...carved in relief including pointed breasts strongly framed along the edges and middle.
Most Dogon carvings of humans refer to primordial ancestors known as Nommo who brought humankind to earth and who were the first farmers and blacksmiths.
Figures dancing across the surface in reflection of Dogon celebrating the idea of life and nourishment and to honor the ancestors.
amazing in person
do not miss it