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Tellum (Pre-Dogon) Figure, Circa 11 -14th Century

Carved Wood
32 × 5 × 5 in
81.3 × 12.7 × 12.7 cm
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Atlanta
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Bill Lowe Gallery
Atlanta
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The Tellem people inhabited the Bandiagara Escarpment in Mali between the eleventh and sixteenth …

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The Tellem people inhabited the Bandiagara Escarpment in Mali between the eleventh and sixteenth centuries. The Tellem peoples housed many of their relics and ancestral monuments and items of wealth in caves and underground tunnels, which might explain the almost petrified quality of the wood and the brilliant patina …

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The Tellem people inhabited the Bandiagara Escarpment in Mali between the eleventh and sixteenth centuries. The Tellem peoples housed many of their relics and ancestral monuments and items of wealth in caves and underground tunnels, which might explain the almost petrified quality of the wood and the brilliant patina …

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Unknown African

Tellum (Pre-Dogon) Figure, Circa 11 -14th Century

Carved Wood
32 × 5 × 5 in
81.3 × 12.7 × 12.7 cm
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location
Atlanta
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