Mask - Wood - Ngil - fishing - Gabon

Description
Mask - Wood - Ngil - fishing - Gabon
2nd half 20th century - Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear

Expressive Ngil Fang mask,
signs of wear on the inside of the mask.
The carved symbols correspond to tribal tattoos.
Acquired in Foumban, Cameroon, in 1996.

Lot details
Object
Mask
Indigenous object name
Ngil
Ethnic group/ culture
fishing
Region/ country
Gabon
Material
Wood
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
12×19×36 cm
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