This abstract kneeling male figure of the Nommo is carved from a single trunk in the bombou-toro style and originally from the Dogon people of Mali. Dogon figures are predominantly associated with ancestor worship. Carved for personal or family use, they commemorate the founding of a community and are adored by residents.
It is made of carved wood, with some carvings.
Length : 19.5 cm
Height : 74.5 cm
Width : 21 cm
Weight : 6.80 kg