This Senufo horseman is thought to portray secular authority, a warrior hero, noble hunter or ruler, expressing tribal belief and ideology. The mounted rider has elegant lines and carved with exceptional style. Horses were introduced from north of the
Sahara to Africa in 1000 A.D.
Origin: Ivory Coast
Time Period: Early 20th c
Provenance: From a European collection
Materials: Wood mounted on custom base
Dimensions: 4 1/2 in long, x 2 3/4 in wide x 8 1/4 in high
Condition: The figure appears in fine condition
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