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Dogon Ladder

Dogon Ladder
Located in Long Island City, NY
Dogon ladder standing 48.5' tall from the Dogon tribe in Mali, Africa. The Notched ladders are used
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Antique 19th Century Mounted Objects

Materials

Wood

  • Dogon Ladder
  • Dogon Ladder
  • Dogon Ladder
  • Dogon Ladder
H 48.5 in. W 5 in. D 5 in.
African Dogon Ladder
Located in Chicago, IL
A 19th Century Dogon ladder carved from a single piece of wood with beautifully worn treads and
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Antique 19th Century Malian Tribal Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Hardwood

  • African Dogon Ladder
  • African Dogon Ladder
  • African Dogon Ladder
  • African Dogon Ladder
H 94 in. W 15.75 in. D 23.5 in.
African Dogon Ladder
Located in Chicago, IL
A 19th-Century Dogon ladder carved from a single piece of wood with beautifully worn treads and
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Antique 19th Century Malian Tribal Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Metal

  • African Dogon Ladder
  • African Dogon Ladder
  • African Dogon Ladder
  • African Dogon Ladder
H 100 in. W 15.5 in. D 23.25 in.
Dogon Ladder, 6-Feet
Located in Dallas, TX
This classically made Dogon ladder is six feet tall and cut from a medium to dark color wood. The
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Early 20th Century Malian Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Wood

  • Dogon Ladder, 6-Feet
  • Dogon Ladder, 6-Feet
  • Dogon Ladder, 6-Feet
  • Dogon Ladder, 6-Feet
H 71 in. W 15 in. D 6 in.
Large Dogon Ladder, Mali
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Large Dogon ladder, Mali Wood Early to mid-20th century Measures: 75.5 x 16 in. / 192 x 41
Category

Mid-20th Century Malian Other Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

  • Large Dogon Ladder, Mali
  • Large Dogon Ladder, Mali
  • Large Dogon Ladder, Mali
  • Large Dogon Ladder, Mali
H 75.5 in. W 16 in. D 6 in.
Large Dogon Ladder, Mali
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Large Dogon ladder, Mali Wood Early to mid-20th century Measures: 75.5 x 14 in. / 192 x 36
Category

Mid-20th Century Malian Other Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

  • Large Dogon Ladder, Mali
  • Large Dogon Ladder, Mali
  • Large Dogon Ladder, Mali
  • Large Dogon Ladder, Mali
H 75.5 in. W 14 in. D 7 in.
Large Dogon Ladder, Mali
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Large Dogon ladder, Mali Wood Early to mid-20th century Measures: 68 x 13 in. / 173 x 33
Category

Mid-20th Century Malian Other Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

  • Large Dogon Ladder, Mali
  • Large Dogon Ladder, Mali
  • Large Dogon Ladder, Mali
  • Large Dogon Ladder, Mali
H 68 in. W 13 in. D 7 in.
Dogon Ladder, Dark Wood on Stand
Located in Dallas, TX
This classically made Dogon ladder is cut from a dark wood and mounted on a sturdy metal stand. The
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Early 20th Century Malian Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

  • Dogon Ladder, Dark Wood on Stand
  • Dogon Ladder, Dark Wood on Stand
  • Dogon Ladder, Dark Wood on Stand
  • Dogon Ladder, Dark Wood on Stand
H 93 in. W 19 in. D 14 in.
Extra Large Dogon Ladder, Mali
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Large Dogon Ladder, Mali Wood Early to mid-20th century Measures: 100 x 17 x 8 in. / 254 x
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Mid-20th Century Malian Other Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

  • Extra Large Dogon Ladder, Mali
  • Extra Large Dogon Ladder, Mali
  • Extra Large Dogon Ladder, Mali
  • Extra Large Dogon Ladder, Mali
H 100 in. W 17 in. D 8 in.
Handcrafted Wooden Dogon Ladder, Mali, 1920
Located in Madrid, ES
A classic Dogon ladder made of dark wood and mounted on a sturdy metal stand. The Dogon people
Category

Vintage 1920s Malian Tribal Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Metal

  • Handcrafted Wooden Dogon Ladder, Mali, 1920
  • Handcrafted Wooden Dogon Ladder, Mali, 1920
  • Handcrafted Wooden Dogon Ladder, Mali, 1920
  • Handcrafted Wooden Dogon Ladder, Mali, 1920
H 66.93 in. W 13.39 in. D 3.94 in.
Unusually Tall Shlomi Haziza Signed Op-Art Colored Lucite TOTEM Form Sculpture
By Vasa Velizar Mihich, Shlomi Haziza
Located in St. Louis, MO
clear base. This totem form with notches also reminds me of a African Carved Wood Dogon Ladder. Signed
Category

1990s American Mid-Century Modern Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Lucite

African Hand-Carved Wooden Ladder Sculpture 20th Century
Located in New York, NY
Hand-carved wooden ladder on a black square base originally used to to access multi story
Category

20th Century Malian Tribal Mounted Objects

Materials

Metal

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Located in New York, NY
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Antique 19th Century Nigerien Folk Art Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

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H 66 in. D 6 in.
Dogon Ladder Carving
Located in Portland, ME
The Dogon people live in southeastern Mali and Burkina Faso. In a sea of Muslims, they managed to
Category

20th Century Malian Tribal Sculptures

Materials

Steel

  • Dogon Ladder Carving
  • Dogon Ladder Carving
  • Dogon Ladder Carving
  • Dogon Ladder Carving
H 78 in. W 20 in. D 7 in.
Dogon Ladders
Located in New York, NY
Two Dogon Ladders, mounted. Traditional artifacts hewned from hardwood by the Dogon people in Mali
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20th Century Folk Art Ladders

  • Dogon Ladders
  • Dogon Ladders
  • Dogon Ladders
  • Dogon Ladders
H 90 in. W 14 in. D 14 in.
Dogon Ladder
Located in New York, NY
Dogon Ladder, traditionally used for access to cliff dwellings in Africa by the Dogon people
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20th Century Malian Ladders

  • Dogon Ladder
  • Dogon Ladder
  • Dogon Ladder
  • Dogon Ladder
H 83 in. W 14 in. D 14 in.
Dogon Ladder
Located in New York, NY
Dogon ladder sculpture on a stand. Hand-carved; traditionally used to reach rooftops in a Dogon
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20th Century Malian Folk Art Sculptures

  • Dogon Ladder
  • Dogon Ladder
  • Dogon Ladder
  • Dogon Ladder
H 89 in. W 14 in. D 14 in.
African Dogon Ladders
Located in New York, NY
Dogon Ladders on stands, each roughly carved and highly unique. Two available, one 77" tall and
Category

20th Century Malian Sculptures

Materials

Wood

Dogon Ladder W/ Steel Base
Located in Long Island City, NY
An authentic 90 inch Dogon Ladder hand carved by The Dogon Tribe in Mali, Africa. Dogon ladders
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20th Century Malian Tribal Natural Specimens

Materials

Steel

  • Dogon Ladder W/ Steel Base
  • Dogon Ladder W/ Steel Base
  • Dogon Ladder W/ Steel Base
  • Dogon Ladder W/ Steel Base
H 90 in. Dm 12 in.
Dogon Ladder Model Sculptures Mounted
Located in New York, NY
A selection of model Dogon ladders, mounted. Replicas of mush larger hand-hewn ladders
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Malian Mounted Objects

Materials

Wood

  • Dogon Ladder Model Sculptures Mounted
  • Dogon Ladder Model Sculptures Mounted
  • Dogon Ladder Model Sculptures Mounted
  • Dogon Ladder Model Sculptures Mounted
H 32.75 in. W 12 in. D 8 in.
Dogon Ladder Sculpture in Wood
Located in Long Island City, NY
The Dogon Ladder is a functional piece of sculpture used by the people of Mali to access their
Category

20th Century African Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Wood

  • Dogon Ladder Sculpture in Wood
  • Dogon Ladder Sculpture in Wood
  • Dogon Ladder Sculpture in Wood
  • Dogon Ladder Sculpture in Wood
H 67 in. W 13 in. D 12 in.
Malian Dogon Ladder Sculpture
By Dogon Tribe Mali
Located in Chicago, IL
The Dogon people of Mali lived a vertical life. With homes set into cliff faces and orchards to
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Early 20th Century Malian Tribal Natural Specimens

Materials

Steel

  • Malian Dogon Ladder Sculpture
  • Malian Dogon Ladder Sculpture
  • Malian Dogon Ladder Sculpture
  • Malian Dogon Ladder Sculpture
H 84 in. W 15 in. D 5 in.
Mali Dogon Ladder
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Rustic folk art style awning ladder. For product inquiries and to arrange shipping give us a
Category

Vintage 1940s Malian Folk Art Sculptures

  • Mali Dogon Ladder
  • Mali Dogon Ladder
  • Mali Dogon Ladder
  • Mali Dogon Ladder
H 74 in. W 17 in. D 6 in.
Early 20th Century Malian Dogon Ladder
By Dogon Tribe Mali
Located in Chicago, IL
The Dogon people of Mali lived a vertical life. With homes set into cliff faces and orchards to
Category

Early 20th Century Malian Tribal Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Steel

  • Early 20th Century Malian Dogon Ladder
  • Early 20th Century Malian Dogon Ladder
  • Early 20th Century Malian Dogon Ladder
  • Early 20th Century Malian Dogon Ladder
H 96.25 in. W 12.5 in. L 96.25 in.
Hardwood Dogon Ladder, Smoothed by Use
Located in Stamford, CT
A hardwood ladder from the Dogon people. With surface smoothed by use, 20th century. Measures
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20th Century Malian Folk Art Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Hardwood

  • Hardwood Dogon Ladder, Smoothed by Use
  • Hardwood Dogon Ladder, Smoothed by Use
  • Hardwood Dogon Ladder, Smoothed by Use
  • Hardwood Dogon Ladder, Smoothed by Use
H 82.25 in. W 15.5 in. D 15.5 in.
Pair of Early 20th Century Malian Dogon Ladders
Located in Chicago, IL
The Dogon people of Mali lived a vertical life. With homes set into cliff faces and orchards to
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Early 20th Century Malian Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Steel

Carved Wooden Ladder, Dogon People, Mali, 20th Century or Earlier
Located in Austin, TX
A well carved an well used Dogon wooden ladder, Mali, 20th century or earlier. The ladder carved
Category

20th Century Malian Tribal Ladders

Materials

Wood

West African Granary Ladder
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Hand-carved wood granary ladder from Mali in West Africa. From the Dogon tribe, used to climb up to
Category

Antique 19th Century Ladders

  • West African Granary Ladder
  • West African Granary Ladder
  • West African Granary Ladder
  • West African Granary Ladder
H 54 in. W 12 in. D 6 in.
African Wood Ladder, Dogon Culture, Mali
Located in Point Richmond, CA
African wood ladder, Dogon culture, Mali Evident from the softly worn patina, this ladder was
Category

20th Century Malian Other Mounted Objects

Materials

Wood

19th Century Dogon Ladder
By Dogon Tribe Mali
Located in Chicago, IL
A 19th century Dogon ladder carved from a single piece of wood with beautifully worn treads and
Category

Antique 19th Century Malian Tribal Mounted Objects

Materials

Wood

  • 19th Century Dogon Ladder
  • 19th Century Dogon Ladder
  • 19th Century Dogon Ladder
  • 19th Century Dogon Ladder
H 63 in. W 16.5 in. D 12 in.
Antique Tribal African Dogon Iroko Sculptural Ladder, 19th Century
Located in Stow on the Wold, GB
Magnificent tribal Dogon ladder from Africa. Fabulous sculptural piece carved from one piece of
Category

Antique 19th Century Malian Tribal Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Hardwood

Dogon Bandiagara Escarpment Wooden Ladder from Mid-20th Century
Located in Atlanta, GA
An early to mid-20th century Dogon tribe wooden ladder, on custom metal stand. This wooden ladder
Category

Mid-20th Century Malian Tribal Art

Materials

Iron

Dogon ladder
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Beautiful patina. Dogon ladder from Mali. mounted on a custom made steel base
Category

Early 20th Century Decorative Objects

Dogon Ladder on Steel Base
Located in San Francisco, CA
Dogon ladder from Mali ( Ivory Coast) Africa
Category

Antique 19th Century African Folk Art Sculptures

  • Dogon Ladder on Steel Base
  • Dogon Ladder on Steel Base
  • Dogon Ladder on Steel Base
  • Dogon Ladder on Steel Base
H 79 in. W 23 in. D 12 in.
African Dogon Ladder Mounted to the Wall as Art
Located in Cathedral City, CA
This Dogon Ladder was once used to climb flat roofs and often used in grain stores where millet was
Category

20th Century Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

African "Dogon" Wooden Ladder
Located in Los Angeles, CA
The Dogon are among the oldest surviving African (Mali) cultures. The Dogon often built their
Category

Antique 19th Century Malian Ladders

Materials

Wood

  • African "Dogon" Wooden Ladder
  • African "Dogon" Wooden Ladder
  • African "Dogon" Wooden Ladder
  • African "Dogon" Wooden Ladder
H 73 in. W 24.5 in. D 12 in.
African Tribal Ladders - Dogon Tribe
Located in London, GB
African Tribal Carved Wood Ladders - from the Dogon Tribe, Mali (West Africa). Both with
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20th Century African Tribal Art

Sculptural Primitive African Ladder
Located in London, GB
Made by people of the Dogon Tribe. Fashioned from a naturally formed tree trunk. Well patinated
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Antique Late 19th Century Malian Tribal Art

  • Sculptural Primitive African Ladder
  • Sculptural Primitive African Ladder
  • Sculptural Primitive African Ladder
  • Sculptural Primitive African Ladder
H 96 in. W 27 in. D 7 in.
Tribal Carved Teak Wood Ladder
Located in Heath, MA
climb to raised dwellings, this hand-carved ladder is similar to those used by the Dogon of Mali and the
Category

Early 20th Century Indian Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Iron

  • Tribal Carved Teak Wood Ladder
  • Tribal Carved Teak Wood Ladder
  • Tribal Carved Teak Wood Ladder
  • Tribal Carved Teak Wood Ladder
H 90.25 in. W 4.75 in. D 5.5 in.

Dogon Ladder For Sale on 1stDibs

Find many varieties of an authentic dogon ladder available at 1stDibs. A dogon ladder — often made from wood, metal and steel — can elevate any home. There are many kinds of the dogon ladder you’re looking for, from those produced as long ago as the 19th Century to those made as recently as the 21st Century. Each dogon ladder bearing Folk Art hallmarks is very popular. A well-made dogon ladder has long been a part of the offerings for many furniture designers and manufacturers, but those produced by Dogon Tribe are consistently popular.

How Much is a Dogon Ladder?

The average selling price for a dogon ladder at 1stDibs is $2,850, while they’re typically $688 on the low end and $7,680 for the highest priced.
Questions About Dogon Ladder
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    A Dogon ladder is a functional piece of sculpture from Mali, Africa. Dogon ladders are y-shaped ladders with notches and were used by the Dogon to access granaries, rooftops and other higher levels. Browse a selection of vintage Dogon ladders on 1stDibs.