Headdress with traces of kaolin, black colour pigments.
Especially accentuated are the keloids, eyes, mouth, nose and the high, crest-like hairstyle.
There are cracks from drying out (see photos), including the right of the head and at the base, where there is also insect damage.
The figure was presented on the head at various celebrations.
Acquired in South Africa in 1988.
- Headgear mask
- Ethnic group/ culture
- Region/ country
- 2nd half 20th century
- Good condition, used with some signs of wear
- Sold with stand
- 44×22×18 cm