Ancient Dogon scepter (Mali), it represents a seated character, arms along the body. Interesting hairstyle in the form of a "chignon", triangular scarifications on one side of the torso, the back is hollowed out. In spite of the missing parts and the visible cracks, this object is a beautiful testimony of the Dogon statuary. Wood with a patina of use. Height : 33,5 cm. Former Parisian collection.