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Dogon Ladder No.1


This vintage Dogon ladder comes from the Dogon people of the Ivory Coast. It is hand-carved from a single piece of indigenous wood, with carved notch details to form ladder steps. Once ready for use, the ladder would have been leant against a hut. Community members would climb the ladder to fetch grains which were stored on the hut of the roof to keep them safe from animals. 

This ladder has a beautiful shine to the wood that have developed from years of use and is a natural patina. A Dogon ladder of this quality is rare to curate nowadays. Style as a structural decorative floor accessory anywhere in the home. 

 Dimensions Cm Inches
152 59.8
Fork width 40 15.7
Diameter 27 10.6

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