Mask - Wood - danse - Yaouré / Gouro - Ivory Coast

Description
Mask - Wood - danse - Yaouré / Gouro - Ivory Coast
Vintage - used with visible signs of wear

Provenance:
Collection of the Museum of African Art of Saint-Cyprien, near Perpignan.
Sale carried out by the Million Auction House in Drouot-Paris, lot 256 of the 22/05/2019.

A certificate of authenticity, written by the appraising company “Origine Expert” in Paris, will be delivered with the figurine.

Dance mask with a determined face, the look is accentuated by half-closed eyes. The cheeks, temples and forehead are ornamented with scarifications in relief. The hairdo is decorated with a quadrangular decoration, in this case, a large mat.

Light-weighted wood, dark and shiny brown patina, ancient internal traces of wear.

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

Lot details
Object
Mask
Indigenous object name
danse
Ethnic group/ culture
Yaouré / Gouro
Region/ country
Ivory Coast
Material
Wood
Condition
Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
32×17×10 cm
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