Bongo Property Post Figure


Product sku AFR3311144


Original carved property post from Southern Sudan. Early notation found these abstract pole like figures marking the grave site of honored male elite warriors and chiefs. The figures often have ridged necks with each notation indicating an enemy or large animal killed. Erected in to the ground during a ceremony these figures are said to protect against sorcerer spells. Circa early 1900's.

Length 20 in
Depth 10 in
Height 54 in

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