Geayagle mask - Wood - Dan - Ivory Coast

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

Mask of the Dan Geayagle (Ivory Coast) These masks dance masks also played an apotropaic (type of magic intended to turn away harm or evil influences) role for the wearer.

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Lot details
Object
Geayagle 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
38×20×14 cm
Weight
727 g
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