Khayni

Baule Catapult | Ivory Coast

£125

DESCRIPTION
A fine catapult carved from light wood, used in hunting as they were believed to hold talismanic powers and bring good luck. Traditionally, used to hunt smaller pray, and in the case of the Baule people, to hunt fruit bats which were considered a delicacy.  Each catapult is intricately hand carved with distinctive designs and patterns making them uniquely special.
 
HOW TO STYLE
Style in pairs or sets of threes or style with other accessories.
 
DIMENSIONS
Height from 18-20cm
Width is 8cm

LEAD TIMES
If we do not have the item in stock lead times may vary as these pieces are specially curated. Please email us at customercare@khayni.com and we can advise the lead time for new stock and availability to pre-order. 

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