240225 - Old African Dogon Wooden Pharmacy Box - Mali.

€145.00

Old African Dogon Wooden Pharmacy Box - Mali.
Height 46 cm.
Dogon wooden medicine box from Mali.Composed of two compartments, topped with a Janus head, Kanaga crocodiles sculpted on the doors and on the back and dongo thinker figurines on the sides.Good condition. Dogon medicine boxes, these small or large cabinets with two or three doors, are used by the village shaman to store medicinal or magical herbs, roots and spices. It rests on three wooden legs.