Masks (2) - African bronze - Baoulé - Côte d'Ivoire

Description
Masks (2) - African bronze - Baoulé - Côte d'Ivoire
2nd half 20th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear

These small masks are prestige objects and represent either the overcome enemy or the portrait of an important ancestor.

1. Mask: Height: Nice subdued look, fine thin nose, small casting flaws on top (little holes) the headdress refers to the one of a priest.

2. Mask: Height: Heavy oxidation and patina. Opening on the left side. Possibly due to old age.

Will be sent with track and trace.

Lot details
Total nr of items
2
Object
Masks
Ethnic group/ culture
Baoulé
Region/ country
Côte d'Ivoire
Material
African bronze
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
0×0×0 cm
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