Mask - Wood - Mblo - Baoulé - Ivory Coast

Description
Mask - Wood - Mblo - Baoulé - Ivory Coast
2nd half 20th century - Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear

Superb representation of a Baule mask of the Mblo, recognisable by its opening around the mouth, allowing the dancer to see.
Spectacular piece, with a good size, and an expression of great serenity.
Multiple ethnic scarifications on the face.
The style indicates the Yamoussoukro region.
Signs of wear to the headdress - see photos.

From the middle to second half of the 20th century.


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Lot details
Object
Mask
Indigenous object name
Mblo
Ethnic group/ culture
Baoulé
Region/ country
Ivory Coast
Material
Wood
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
39×16.5×14.5 cm
Weight
1.14 kg
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