The binary ethnographic template that emerged from colonial accounts, contrasting 'native' Senufo
populations with 'newcomer' Jula, overlooked histories of intermarriage that had driven precolonial political and economic processes.
The highest price at auction for an African tribal piece is $12m, paid in 2014 for the Senufo
female statue from Ivory Coast by the so-called Master of Sikasso.
stool (similar to shown), berbereworldim ports.
There are several major Malian groups: Bambara, Fulani, Tuareg, Soninke, Senufo
, Songhai, and Mandinka.
Bassett (2002) provides a longitudinal look at cotton growing among the Senufo
and Jula of Cote d'Ivoire, as women's involvement in growing this cash crop rose and fell between 1981 and 1997.
As the song goes, one day, Almamy Samory Toure's wife asked for Baobab leaves from the court of the royal castle of Sikasso, knowing that the Almamy's whole army had been stationed at the gates of Sikasso for 18 years, unable to penetrate it and defeat this last bastion of Senufo
resistance to his brand of political Islam.
El otro gran grupo son los Mande, que esta constituido por los Same, Marka, Busansi, Senufo
y los Dyola o Dionala.
Pathways in Christian Music Communication: The Case of the Senufo
of Cote d'Ivoire, 34:114-15
She explains the country's religion and worldview, with discussion of Islam, Christianity, and Tuareg, Bamana, Dogon, and Senufo
religions and other traditions.
Among the items lost: pendants worn by the central Baule people in the seventeenth century, statuettes of the western We and northern Senufo
tribes, crowns and fly swatters with solid gold handles from the central and coastal regions, and sacred masks from the Dan people in the west.
It assigns agency to the Senufo
and Jula peasant farmers of Katiali in the Korhogo region of northern Cote d'Ivoire--mainstreaming them as key actors in the unraveling of an intricate cotton story.
Ethnic groups: 63 ethnic groups among which are Mossi (almost half of the total population), Bobo, Mande, Lobi, Fulani, Gourounsi, and Senufo