African "Talking" mask in wood from the Ogoni-tribe, Nigeria. Painted in white, black and red colours. Time faded the colours a bit. The jaw can move, it looks like the mask could talk.
These small masks were often kept on the owners body o r among his possessions and function as portable and personal forms that share the power and protective force of the full-sized mask. Good condition, but with signs of use and traces of insects (not active). Please study the photos well. Height: 9.8 inch, 25 cm. Width: 5.5 inch, 14 cm Depth: 3.9 inch, 10 cm.We welcome all reasonable offers! We appreciate your bussiness and look forward to helping you bring home a piece of history! The item "African Articulated Talking Mask OGONI tribe Nigeria, TRIBAL ART CRAFTS" is in sale since Tuesday, May 18, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\African\Masks". The seller is "webrasa" and is located in Tilburg. This item can be shipped worldwide.