Mask / crest - Wood - Buffle - Baoulé - Ivory Coast

Description
Mask / crest - Wood - Buffle - Baoulé - Ivory Coast
2nd half 20th century - Vintage - used with visible signs of wear

African Baule Wooden Mask Collected in the Region of Bouaké in Ivory Coast

African Baule hunter mask. This mask represents the wife of a hunter. It was used for marriage ceremonies and at the return of hunters after successful hunting.

This mask is representative of Baule art, with a beautiful balance between the forms and the volumes, and finely carved details.

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Express and secure shipment. We guarantee parcels of high quality by using a reliable delivery service. Parcels are sent from Monday to Saturday, via an express parcel service (Colissimo) of the French Post, with track & trace. The shipment takes between 2 and 5 days throughout Europe.

You can view and/or pick up the item in Ajaccio, 20090 France.

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Lot details
Object
Mask / crest
Indigenous object name
Buffle
Ethnic group/ culture
Baoulé
Region/ country
Ivory Coast
Material
Wood
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
34×20.5×14.5 cm
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