Mask Helmet Crest - Wood - Guélédé - Yoruba - Nigeria

Description
Mask Helmet Crest - Wood - Guélédé - Yoruba - Nigeria
Mid 20th century - Good

Yoruba Polychrome “Guélédé” Helmet/Helm/Crest from Nigeria or Benin

The Yoruba live between Nigeria and Benin, in a region covered by forest and savannah. The slave trade strongly affected the Yoruba population and contributed to the dissemination of their rites and beliefs.

Dry wood, traces of wear.

Objects are sent with track & trace.

Express and secure shipment. Objects are sent with track & trace via Chronopost France or International. The shipment takes between 2 and 3 days for France; 2 and 5 days throughout Europe.

In these times of epidemic and lockdown, parcels will be delivered with a few days late compared to contractual deadlines.

Lot details
Object
Mask Helmet Crest
Indigenous object name
Guélédé
Ethnic group/ culture
Yoruba
Region/ country
Nigeria
Material
Wood
Period
Mid 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
17×22.5×16.5 cm
Weight
0.76 kg
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