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Djenne Ceramic Bellows, Mali (#PC19)

Price: $1,500.00

Title: Bellows
Material: Terracotta
People: Unknown
Country: Mali, City of Djenne
Description: Created sometime between the 13th and 15th centuries, and excavated in the early 20th century, the primary reason for the survival of this piece is the permanence of the material - Terracotta. There were various groups inhabiting the Inland Niger Delta area centered around the ancient town of Djenne.
Dimensions: 8"high by 22" wide by 10" deep
Provenance: Ex-Private Collection. Collected about 50 years ago by a Belgian living in the D.R. Congo.

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