Stylized Bronze rider on a horse like creature with curled tail, high crown, scarification on the legs. Dogon statues were preserved in innumerable sites of worship, personal or family altars, altars of rain, altars to protect hunters, in market and so forth. Light rust patina.
6" x 4 1/2"
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