Mask - Wood - Punu - Gabon

Description
Mask - Wood - Punu - Gabon
2nd half 20th century - Good

In African beliefs, the Punu mask symbolises by itself the link between the world of the living and the one of the dead.
Mukuyi masks are supposed to represent ancestors, often feminine ones.

Country: Gabon.

Shipment via express parcel (Colissimo) with acknowledgement of receipt.

Lot details
Object
Mask
Ethnic group/ culture
Punu
Region/ country
Gabon
Material
Wood
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
40×18×1 cm
Weight
1 kg
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