Legends, Sorcerers, and Enchanted Lizards: Door Locks of the Bamana of Mali

New York and London: Africana Publishing Company, 2001. Paperback. An in depth study of these beautiful sculptures (door locks) and the ingenuity of their locking systems containing in three parts: an overview of the Bamana people and their spiritual beliefs; a discussion of their doors and locks; and a catalogue with photographs of 67 locks and four doors with locks, each with detailed descriptions. Fine in black illustrated paper wrappers with yellow and white title to spine and front cover. Clean and bright with many photographic black and white illustrations. A thin, small quarto. 93 pages. African Art. ART/123016. Fine.

Item #30811
ISBN: 0841914141

Price: $30.00

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