Superb Lobi Figural Slingshot Burkina Faso
This slingshot reflect the artistry, power, and authority of the Lobi artist, as it was he who also carved the well-known wooden sculptures used by the peoples. On this example the handle is decorated with a representation of a standing figure
measures approx: 6" 1/4 by 3"
it shows missing wood piece on the legs due to use and time pls check pictures....
. Slingshots like this one were used on rodents and birds, providing food.