The Makings of a Pot (Kalabougou, Mali, Pottery, People, Cultures)

Image 4 of 27
< Prev Next >
In the village of Kalabougou near Segou, Mali, women of the numu blacksmiths population have worked for centuries as traditional potters.  A woman skillfully throws the clay between her hands as she works to mold a tall, thin pot half her size.