Mask - Wood - Dan - Ivory Coast

Description
Mask - Wood - Dan - Ivory Coast
2nd half 20th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear

Dan Deangle Dance Mask from the west of Ivory Coast

Many of these forms of masks with almond-shaped eyes and prominent lips are collected by Europeans.

Its expression is smooth, the hairdo is composed of braids gathered on the top of the head. The eyebrows are marked.

This mask is only one component of the raffia dress.

Hard wood with a shiny patina.

Lot details
Object
Mask
Ethnic group/ culture
Dan
Region/ country
Ivory Coast
Material
Wood
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
21×13×6 cm
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