Superb hand carved Wooden Fish Puppet from the Bozo tribe of Mali. From the first half of the 20th century
measures approx : 42" w by 7.5" H by 6" D
After long hours of work to finish harvesting the fields, villagers come together to celebrate. Puppets are brought out, and competitions are held to find the best performers. Tribal history, customs and morals are taught through the puppets.