Mask - Wood - Nigeria

Description
Mask - Wood - Nigeria
1st half 20th century - Good

Ancient Mumuye Vabong Mask, Nigeria - 1st half of the 20th century, Nigeria

Frontal scarification underlined with kaolin. This mask connects the man to the animal, this confers a totemic meaning to it.

Lot details
Object
Mask
Region/ country
Nigeria
Material
Wood
Period
1st half 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
47×22×24 cm
Weight
1500 g
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