During the dry season, the Secret Men community organized the "Afikpo" Festivities.
In addition, several groups of dancers performed, each wearing their own mask type.
Each mask symbolizes a specific spirit, in our case it is that of the "Antelope ".
Ex. French private collection, Paris.
Soft wood type.
Matte white, black, yellow and blue paint.
Repairs and water damage stains to the face.
Traces of wear and tear as well as cracks all over the whole.
Insect damage at the top of both horns.
Attachment holes around the edge.
Dry, not patinated inside.
Iron nail in each horn at the top.
Ornate and very original mask with black lacquered, metal custom made stand!
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- Ethnic group/ culture
- Region/ country
- 1st half 20th century
- Sold with stand
- 68×12×13 cm