2nd half 20th century - Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear
|Total nr of items:||1|
|Object:||Antelope Passport Mask|
|Ethnic group/ culture:||Bobo|
|Region/ country:||Burkina Faso|
|Period:||2nd half 20th century|
|Condition:||Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear|
|Sold with stand:||No|
Passport mask of the ethnic group Bobo, carved and painted wood.
White, black and red polychromy, forming geometric shapes, featuring a beautiful patina of use.
The mask represents an antelope, one of the primordial animals for most peoples in Western Africa. It’s a symbol of wisdom.
Passport masks were used as elements of representation and belonging in the tribe, reproducing the larger models, used in agricultural rites.
Catawiki member since May 24, 2016, received 26 reviews in total (23 in last 12 months)
|Feedback score:||100% (23 reviews)|
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Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.I am delighted with the result: the object I bought is wonderful! Thanks a lot. And the exchange with the seller/sendor was great. He was very helpful throughout the delivery process! Best Regards.
very nice mask
Everything was excellent.
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