Pendant with coiled snake holding a toad in its mouth. Detail.
19th c African (West) Baule Metalwork
BAULE PEOPLE Anonymous (aka Baoulé Anonymous)
(active Before 18th c - present)
Lost wax casting
New York. Brooklyn Museum of Art.
Made by either Baule or Kyaman (Ebrie) artisans in the Grand Bassam or Lagoons region of Côte d'Ivoire.