Ancient Tsogho mask with crest - Wood - Gabon

Description
Ancient Tsogho mask with crest - Wood - Gabon
2nd half 20th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear

Ancient Tsogho Mask with a Crest
Traces of wear (internal brightness).
Hard wood. Remains of polychromy.
The kaolin has largely blackened over the years and is covered with the dust of sticking soil.

In African art, Tsogho masks sine by their great diversity of form.
This represents a mask.
It comes from a private collection.

Lot details
Object
Ancient Tsogho mask with crest
Region/ country
Gabon
Material
Wood
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
45×19×45 cm
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