Heddle Pulley - Baule people, Ivory Coast - Sold
Heddle Pulley - Baule people, Ivory Coast - Sold
Heddle Pulley - Baule people, Ivory Coast - Sold 1
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Heddle Pulley - Baule people, Ivory Coast - Sold

Weaving looms throughout West Africa use pulleys to smoothly raise and lower the heddles. In the Ivory Coast, especially among the Dan, Guro, Baule & Senufo, the decorating of carved wooden pulleys has reached degrees of refinement and invention rarely excelled. The carved wooden figures serve to guard over the work.

Included is a custom-built metal stand.

Heddle pulley dimensions: 7" height x 3 1/2" width x 1 1/4" depth

Stand dimensions: 1/4" height x 4" width x 2" depth

Heddle pulley with stand dimensions: 7 1/2" height x 4" width x 2" depth

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