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
a seated figure 8" by 3" 1/2
it shows an old crack due to time and use ,nice patina
pls check pictures for the condition ....
. Slingshots like this one were used on rodents and birds, providing food.