Dance mask - Wood - Yaure - Ivory Coast

Description
Dance mask - Wood - Yaure - Ivory Coast
Mid 20th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear

Very beautiful, finely carved dance mask with the typical Yaure style. The mask has a nice aged patina and fine cutting details. On top of the head there is a detailed wooden board. The mask has a fine coiffure and scarification around the face. With signs of use and a beautiful aged patina. A real serene beauty!

Provenance: former private collection from Belgium.

Shipping within 24 hours after the payment is received. Tracking number will be provided. Signature upon delivery. Fully insured.
May as well be viewed and picked up at the Asian African Art Gallery in Vessem (NL).

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Lot details
Object
Dance mask
Ethnic group/ culture
Yaure
Region/ country
Ivory Coast
Material
Wood
Period
Mid 20th century
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
41×22×10 cm
Weight
850 g
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