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Slingshot 10 - Baule people - Ivory Coast - SOLD

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TITLE: Slingshot
MATERIAL: Wood
PEOPLE: Baule
COUNTRY: Ivory Coast
DESCRIPTION:
Sling shots or catapults were used amongst the Baule people to hunt fruit bats which were considered a delicacy. Today, children use the slingshots to scare birds away so they donít eat the familyís ripening millet stalks. For play, it is used to see who can hit the farthest milk can.
9.75" x 2.75" x 1.5" - Height on custom base - 10" x 3" x 1.5"

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