Hand Sculptured Bronze Griot Musician with Balaphon
Handmade in Burkina Faso 10" Tall
Size: 7"L x 5"W x 10"T
Metal sculptors in Burkina Faso use a lost-wax casting method to create beautiful works of modern African art.
This stunning sculpture features a singing griot playing a balaphon. Across West Africa, griots utilized oral tradition to share history, praise, poetry, and cultural norms through music, recitation, and dance.
Sold singly, with complementary griot sculptures available.
Because this is a handmade creation, each will vary slightly.