Small, wooden MOSSI doll, Burkina Faso, 1970-80
Stylisticallly neat, small doll of the MOSSI tribe from Burkina Faso. A small object which was carried by a girl, in a piece of canvas on her back. Dolls were taken care of to slowly prepare for being a mother. This statue is richly worked with geometric lines and with slight traces of use and aging, it is in good condition.
Height: 13,5 cm
Weight: 112 grams
Origin: Burkina Faso
Provenance: Obtained from a Flemish private collection