Mask - Wood - Maka - Mali

Description
Mask - Wood - Maka - Mali
Mid 20th century - Good

Marka mask
Impressive mask of the Marka people; a typical example of their masks, finished in brass. Here in a variant as a kind of helmet mask. Janus-headed design;
Lovely patina
Material: Wood, brass, cloth fibres, plastic beads

Appropriate condition - tension cracks - see pictures
Height: approx. 44 cm, width: approx. 40 cm, depth: approx. 13 cm

The mask is supplied without stand.
Shipped as a DHL parcel (€18 EU, €7 Germany) - buyer welcome to collect.

Lot details
Object
Mask
Ethnic group/ culture
Maka
Region/ country
Mali
Material
Wood
Period
Mid 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
44×40×13 cm
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