Dimensions: 73" high by 16" wide by 10" deep
Includes custom made stand.
Country: Mali, West Africa
Description: The Dogon people of Mali, West Africa, are well known
for their striking wooden sculpture & innovative architecture.
The Dogon ladder was used throughout Mali from around
the late 19th century. The Dogon people created ladders by
carving wedges into tree trunks that fork at the top. The
notches served as footholds, while the fork at the top
stabilized the ladder. The Dogon used ladders to climb to
their traditional cliff dwellings & to access their raised