Burkina Bronze Griot Musician with Balaphon Sculpture
Burkina Bronze Griot Musician with Balaphon Sculpture
Burkina Bronze Griot Musician with Balaphon Sculpture
Burkina Bronze Griot Musician with Balaphon Sculpture

Burkina Bronze Griot Musician with Balaphon Sculpture

Regular price $88.00 Save $-88.00
10 in stock

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.

Dimensions: 7"L x 5"W x 10"H

Crafted from: Bronze, paint

Made in: Burkina Faso