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Dogon Lock

Dogon Lock

Regular price $100.00 $425.00 Sale

Dogon tribe, Mali, Early 20th century
14"H X 9.5"W X 2.5"D

Even a door lock in the Dogon tribe is created with care and reverence to the spirits. This piece depicts an tribesman in the traditional Walu mask and features a sliding crossbar which would be used to secure a granary.The Dogon people of Mali show social standing, wealth, and representations of the ancestors through the carvings of their doors.