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Portrait Mask (Gba gba) Date: before 1913 Geography: Côte d'Ivoire, central Côte d'Ivoire Culture: Baule peoples

Baule peoples Côte d'Ivoire, Portrait Mask (Gba gba) before 1913 Wood

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A beautiful Yaure mask Wood - cm Ivory Coast Female ovale face with delicate features. The coiffure composed of two large plates tr.

Portrait Face Mask (Mblo) Date: 19th–mid-20th century Geography: Côte d'Ivoire, central Côte d'Ivoire Culture: Baule peoples Medium: Wood, pigment, hemp

Portrait Face Mask (Mblo) Date: century Geography: Côte…

Mask (bikeghe) Late C 19 - early C 20 - Masks such as this one appeared in Fang initiations and at other ceremonial occasions largely concerned with community crisis and protection. Some of these masks are elongated, others have two or four faces. Both types frequently show white, heart-shaped faces framed by arching brows. This large mask with variegated coloring is called bikeghe and is said to represent a part-human, part-animal force responsible for ensuring soci

Mask (bikeghe) Late C 19 - early C 20 - Masks such as this one appeared in Fang…

Masque Haume dit KOROBLA

Burkina African Helmet mask from the northern Tussian or Siemu people of Burkina Faso

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