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Fulani Iron Post Mali African Art 18 Inch

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Title Fulani Iron Post Mali African Art 18 Inch
Country of Origin Mali, Niger, Chad Cameroon
People Fulani, see also Yoruba
Materials Iron
Approximate Age 20th century
Height (in) 18.5
Depth (in) 3.5
Overall Condition Poor. Most of our pieces have spent decades on at least two continents, and have been treasured by several owners.   Small splits, scrapes and cracks are a normal part of their patina attesting to their age and extensive use.  We examine each piece carefully when we receive it and report any damage we find in our listings.  Please look carefully at the pictures which may also reveal condition and damage.
Damage/Repair rusted and worn surface

Additional Information: The Fulani are nomadic group living in several countries such as Mali, Chad, Cameroon, and Niger.They move constantly and in their move they take with them small utilitarian objects. Their art is influenced by several people they come across with. This metal staff would possibly have a Yoruba influence.