Solar mask - Wood - Bobo / Bwa - Burkina Faso

Description
Solar mask - Wood - Bobo / Bwa - Burkina Faso
2nd half 20th century - Excellent

This magnificent Bwa mask was used in agricultural ceremonies, to celebrate agriculture and to bless the crops. This exceptional Bwa mask represents the sun, one of the most important components for healthy crops.

Track & trace for the Netherlands, registered shipment for abroad.

Lot details
Object
Solar mask
Ethnic group/ culture
Bobo / Bwa
Region/ country
Burkina Faso
Material
Wood
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Excellent
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
6×48×56 cm
Weight
1.6 kg
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