This spoon was carved in the style of the Dan people of Ivory Coast. The spoon features a beautiful face and elongated neck for the handle. It measures 17 inches tall, 22 inches including the custom stand, and weighs 1 pound, 2 pounds including stand. Some of the wood has deteriorated and there is wear and tear throughout – please inspect photos carefully.
Dan Style Figural Spoon w/ Stand 17″ – Ivory Coast – African Art
1 in stock
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17" spoon, 22" on custom stand
1 lb spoon, 2 lbs including stand
Wood deterioration and wear and tear.
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.