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ID: 300263146
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300263146

 

Record Type: concept
togu na (<social and civic buildings>, <single built works by function>, ... Built Environment (hierarchy name))

 

Note: 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.
 
Terms:
togu na (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,PN)
togu na (Dutch-P,D,U,U)
togu na (Spanish-P,D,U,SN)
toguna (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
托古納 (C,U,Chinese (traditional)-P,D,U,U)
tuō gǔ nà (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Hanyu Pinyin)-P,UF,U,U)
tuo gu na (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Pinyin without tones)-P,UF,U,U)
t'o ku na (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Wade-Giles)-P,UF,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  V.RK

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Objects Facet
Objects Facet
Hierarchy of Built Environment (hierarchy name)
.... Built Environment (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of Single Built Works (hierarchy name)
........ Single Built Works (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of single built works (built environment)
............ single built works (built environment) (G)
Hierarchy of <single built works by specific type>
................ <single built works by specific type> (G)
Hierarchy of <single built works by function>
.................... <single built works by function> (G)
Hierarchy of <social and civic buildings>
........................ <social and civic buildings> (G)
Hierarchy of togu na
............................ togu na (G)

Additional Notes:
Chinese (traditional) ..... 多貢男性聚會討論社群議題的房舍,屋頂大多以粟莖覆蓋並由木柱支撐,木柱上通常刻有象徵豐饒的女性乳房或多貢之社會場景。 
Dutch ..... Huizen waarin Dogon-mannen samenkomen om gemeenschapszaken te bespreken. Togu na kenmerken zich door daken van gierstgras, gedragen door houten pijlers waarin meestal vruchtbaarheidssymbolen zoals vrouwenborsten of taferelen uit de Dogon-samenleving zijn gekerfd. 
Spanish ..... Casa de reunión de los hombres dogon, utilizada para discutir los asuntos de la comunidad. Togu na se caracteriza por su tejado de tallos de mijo soportado por pilares de madera, los cuales se encuentran típicamente tallados con símbolos de la fertilidad, tales como senos de mujer o escenas de la sociedad dogon. 

Sources and Contributors:
托古納............  [AS-Academia Sinica Preferred]
...........  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
togu na............  [CDBP-SNPC Preferred, RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred, VP Preferred]
.................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
.................  African Arts (1967-) illustration, Vol. 21, No. 4, 34, Huet. "The Togu Na of Tenyu Ireli."
.................  Contributed as a candidate term Candidate term -- AFRART -- 12/98
.................  Phillips, Africa (1995) 503
.................  TAA database (2000-)
.................  TOGU illustration, 251
toguna............  [VP]
.................  Dieterman, Function and Significance of African Negro Art (1971) illustration, Vol. 1, 295, Dieterlen. " A contribution to the study of traditional architecture in Negro-Africa."
t'o ku na............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
....................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
tuō gǔ nà............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
....................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
tuo gu na............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
....................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
 
Subject: .....  [AS-Academia Sinica, CDBP-SNPC, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AAT-Ned (1994-)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Legacy AAT data
Chinese (traditional) .......... [AS-Academia Sinica]
.......... AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
Spanish .......... [CDBP-SNPC]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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