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Senufo Peanut Butter Board Cote d'Ivoire African Art

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Title Senufo Peanut Butter Board Cote d'Ivoire African Art
Type of Object Tool
Country of Origin Cote d'Ivoire
People Senufo
Materials Wood
Approximate Age 20th Century
Dimensions Height: 21 Inches
Width: 8.5 Inches
Overall Condition Fair
Damage/Repair Cracks, chips and a well worn patina


Additional Information: : This used tool comes from the Senufo of Mali or Cote d'Ivoire.  Similar boards are found in many cultures throughout West Africa. This was used to crush peanuts or other nuts into butters which would collect in the hollowed area.


See Daniel Mato, Art of Africa. Weaver and Carver,Catalogue of Exhibition  University of Manitoba