Fragments of Two Seated Figures from Mali

Illustration

James Blake Wiener
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published on 13 October 2017

These are terracotta fragments of two seated figures that were made by an artist from the inland Niger Delta Region in Mali possibly between the 1300s-1600s CE. (Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto)



About the Author

James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of Ancient History Encyclopedia and its Communications Director.

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