African Baule Tribe Red Face Horned Mask Tribal Artifact Wall Art
For sale is a beautifully carved Baule ancestral portrait horned mask originating from the Ivor Coast. These refined human face masks are usually protraits of particular known individuals or dignitaries celebrated during a ceremonial dance called Mbloa. Masks such as these were used in entertainment dances and are on of the oldest of Baule tribe art forms. This mask is made from wood and adorned with black, red, and white pigment. Measurements are 20" L X 5 1/4"D X 8W and in very good condition for its age with minor pigment loss. Circa early to mid 20thc. Thank you for looking and please follow my store as new art is added often. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\African\1900-Now\Masks". The seller is "vssport" and is located in this country: CA. This item can be shipped worldwide.