Mask typical of this ethnic group. In fact, Bambara sculptors (forgers) are very renowned for their zoomorphic crest masks of antelopes or gazelles.
These sorts of masks are worn by members of a secret society which has the same name. Ti Wara or Tji Wara, or even Ci-Wara.
- Indigenous object name
- Ancienne collection Robert Lemariey (Paris, France)
- Ethnic group/ culture
- Region/ country
- 1st half 20th century
- Sold with stand
- 72×27×27 cm