BOZO PEOPLE

SOLD - Bozo Bird Puppet

€540,00
BOZO PEOPLE

SOLD - Bozo Bird Puppet

€540,00
AAL1099

This puppet depicts a Kono, a bird that announces the rains. The puppet is from the region of the city of Segou or the area of Bozo de Mopti. It was used during the dances of young men, members of local youth groups in performances called Sogo Ba. Through the puppet movements and the accompanying music, members of youth groups can comment on the social and political life of the community.

It is made of wood carved with some carvings, painted and woven.

Length : 14.5 cm

Height : 42.5 cm

Width : 73.5 cm

Weight : 2.085 kg

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