AFRICAN BELLOWS

 

Fang
Bellows 20
31" high
$800
 

 

Fang
Bellows 21
19.5" high
$600

Punu
Bellows 1
25" high
$800


 Songye
Bellows 1
27.5" high
$500

  

 Songye
Bellows 2
25" high
$500

 

 Toma
Bellows 1
29" high
$600

Photographs © Tim Hamill

AFRICAN BELLOWS

These bellows exhibit the traditional African ability to making everyday functional objects also things of artistic merit. Once functioning bellows for a blacksmith's forge, some are complete, most are missing the two metal end pipes which extended out from what are seen here as the bottoms.

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