Male Chiwara - Mali

Male Chiwara - Mali

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Chiwara are used by the Bambara people of Mali in agricultural rites.  It would often sit atop dried grasses for a full costume to be worn during dances and ceremonies.  This is a true ethnographic piece made in Mali of local woods, metals and cloth.   This piece is a male chiwara and has some repairs done to the horns although it is not immediately apparent.

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33"T x 8" W