Mask - Wood - Bwaba - Burkina Faso

Description
Mask - Wood - Bwaba - Burkina Faso
Fair

A Bwa Ba plank mask, the round face with circular eyes, a protruding mouth, pierced through and a "nose" in shape of a curved beak, the geometric and crescent panels with geometric üatterns are surmounted by an almond-shaped element on top; aged encrusted patina with blackened, white and reddish pigments.

Lot details
Object
Mask
Ethnic group/ culture
Bwaba
Region/ country
Burkina Faso
Material
Wood
Condition
Fair
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
77×0×0 cm
Weight
3.7 kg
Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 50,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in