Ngil scepter mask - fang - Gabon

Description
Ngil scepter mask - fang - Gabon
mid 20th century - Vintage - used with visible signs of wear

61 x 20 cm.
Wood, kaolin.
Former Blaise Tribal Art

Rare Sceptre Mask of the Ngil Society among the Fang.
The Ngil is a judicial organisation. This object was owned by an eminent member.
This mask was held by the handle. The wearer would identify criminals and sorcerers.
Wonderful wear of the wood.
Anecdotal object which is never encountered.

Shipment within 24 working hours.
Track & trace included.
With acknowledgement of receipt.

Tags: mask, figurine, sculpture, figure, statuette, wood, art, contemporary, first, primitive, tribal, African, antiquity, artwork, gallery, Picasso, Giacometti, art gallery, African art, cubism.

Lot details
Object
Ngil scepter mask
Region/ country
Gabon
Material
fang
Period
Mid 20th century
Condition
Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
61×20×0 cm
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