Togu Na

Dogon men's meeting houses used to discuss community issues. Togu na are characterized by millet-stalk roofs supported by wood pillars, which are typically carved with fertility symbols such as women's breasts or scenes from Dogon society.

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Go Historic ID
29861
Names
togu na
toguna

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Dogon men's meeting houses used to discuss community issues. Togu na are characterized by millet-stalk roofs supported by wood pillars, which are typically carved with fertility symbols such as women's breasts or scenes from Dogon society.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300263146. The J. Paul Getty Trust.