It is decorated with white and brown kaolin. The Igbo use thousands of masks, which incarnate unspecified spirits of the dead, forming a vast community of souls. This mask has a human face with ponited eyes, a open mouth with large teeth abd an ancestor on top. Very nice white and brown patina.
Good condition, with some wear and tear and possible traces of use. Take a good look at the pictures. Height: 18.5 inch, 47 cm Width: 7.5 inch, 19 cm Depth: 5.9 inch, 15 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 Okoroshi Face Mask IGBO tribe, Nigeria, AFRICAN TRIBAL ART PRIMITIF" is in sale since Monday, March 15, 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.