Mask - Wood - Dan Wé - Liberia

Description
Mask - Wood - Dan Wé - Liberia
Mid 20th century

Mask, DAN - We - Liberia/Ivory Coast.

Typical grotesque mask with animal design elements,solid structure with goggling tubular eyes.
Light wood design. Classic Dan style of mask.
Signs of rubbing and a good patina in all parts. Signs of rubbing and a good patina in all parts. Holes around the edge.
Very deep composition with a good three-dimensional effect.

Material: wood, metal teeth.
Condition: good overall; signs of wear and tear, chips at the bottom, minor tension cracks (see photos).

Height: approx. 28 cm, width: approx. 17 cm, depth: approx. 15 cm.

The mask is supplied without stand.

Shipped with DHL - buyer welcome to collect.

Lot details
Object
Mask
Ethnic group/ culture
Dan Wé
Region/ country
Liberia
Material
Wood
Period
Mid 20th century
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
28×17×15 cm
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