Dogon Ladder 48.5"

$4,500.00

Dogon Ladder standing 48.5' tall from the Dogon tribe in Mali, Africa. The Notched ladders are used by the Dogon people to access the upper levels of granaries, climb onto the flat roofs of houses, and bridge clefts in cliffs. Though in fact used by many peoples in the southern part of West Africa, these ladders are most commonly associated with the Dogon.

Technical Details:

  • Dimensions: 48.5'H 

  • Period: 19th Century

  • Condition: Good Condition. Wear consistent with age. 

  • Materials: Blacknut Wood

  • Origin: Mali, Africa