Pair of Senufo Rhythm Pounder Figures
Senufo Tribe, Ivory Coast
Inventory # 10790
Among the most famous statues in African art are a series known as pombibele or deble. The significant figures were used in Poro society ceremonies and were pounded on the ground, providing rhythm for the dancers. This ceremonial use led to calling these statues by the popular name ‘rhythm pounders.’
This piece is large and heavy and will require crating to be shipped. We will address the cost of creating and sending with the buyer.