This Dan spoon features a female figure on top and a double bowl. The spoon has been decorated with multiple pigment tones and metal tacks. The piece does not come with a stand but one can be added for an additional charge. Please inquire for more information.
Beautiful Dan Figural Spoon 27″ – Ivory Coast – African Art
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Wood, pigment, metal tacks
Some cracking, scuffing and general wear and tear. Inspect photos
About the Dan People
The Dan are known for their superb woodwork. Masks are the single most paramount form of artwork created by the Dan, creating a bridge between the supernatural and physical worlds.
Read more about the Dan here.