MOSSI ABSTRACT POSTS, Burkina Faso


MOSSI
Post 1
48" high
$800

MOSSI
Post 3
46,5" high
$500

 MOSSI
Post 5
38.5" high
$800

MOSSI
Post 8
53.5" high
$600



The posts below have been sold and are left here for educational and research purposes.

 MOSSI
Post 2
SOLD

  MOSSI
Post 4
SOLD

 MOSSI
Post 6
SOLD

  MOSSI
Post 7
17" high
SOLD

MOSSI
Post 9
55" high
SOLD

 

Photographs © Hamill Gallery

MOSSI, ABSTRACT POSTS, Burkina Faso

Mossi posts, used as supports of different kinds, were embellished with abstract designs similar to those on Mossi dolls, doors and objects. They share some design features with posts from the Tuareg, of Niger and the Nupe, of Nigeria.

These posts have been vetted as being authentic with signs of use and age.

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