DOGON METAL COUPLES ARCHIVES, MALI

The couples below have been sold and are left here for reference and educational purposes.

 

Dogon Metal
Couple 34
SOLD

 

 Dogon Metal
Couple 35
SOLD

 

Dogon Metal
Couple 31
SOLD

 

Dogon Metal
Couple 33
SOLD

 

 Dogon Metal
Couple 37
SOLD

Dogon Metal
Couple 32
SOLD

 Dogon Metal
Couple 36
SOLD
 

 

 Dogon Metal
Couple 38
SOLD

Photographs © Tim Hamill

DOGON, METAL COUPLES, Mali

These cast metal figures express status, prestige and power. They would bring honor to the ancestors, the current leadership and the owner of the sculpture.

Despite their appearance, these Dogon figures show no evidence of age or use and were probably made to be sold.

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