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Catalog Number 1976.1.21
Accession number 1976.1
Object Name Door
Description Dogon Granary Door. Ornately carved dark wooden door. Surface fully carved in relief with lock. Features three rows of abstract human figures in the center panel of the door. Turtles, snakes, and lizards border the outer edges and a triangular pattern is raised from the area between. 2 panels held with band.
Dimensions W-18.5 L-25.5 inches
Collection African Art Collection
Subjects Africa--Social life and customs.
Africa.
Art
Carving
Dogon
Door fittings
Doors & doorways
Grain bins
Grains
Mali
Wood carvings
Wood engravings
Wood-carving--Africa--Exhibitions.
People Dogon