African Tribal Mask

African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Large Portrait Mask Guro People-4424


African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Large Portrait Mask Guro People-4424
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Large Portrait Mask Guro People-4424
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Large Portrait Mask Guro People-4424
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Large Portrait Mask Guro People-4424
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Large Portrait Mask Guro People-4424
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Large Portrait Mask Guro People-4424
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Large Portrait Mask Guro People-4424
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Large Portrait Mask Guro People-4424
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Large Portrait Mask Guro People-4424
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Large Portrait Mask Guro People-4424
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Large Portrait Mask Guro People-4424
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Large Portrait Mask Guro People-4424

African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Large Portrait Mask Guro People-4424  African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Large Portrait Mask Guro People-4424

African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Large Portrait Mask - Guro People-38/17.4 CM. In central Ivory Coast, considerable stylistic and cultural overlap exists between the Baule & Guro making it difficult to distinguish between their masks. From time to time, dance competitions are held between neighboring villages at which these masks perform.

Such masquerades in various forms are popular entertainment. The masks allow a closer contact with the supernatural world. Face masks are portraits representing individuals who embody an ideal beauty in their culture.

Although portrait masks depict a person in his or her prime, their performance suggests a dignified elder. It celebrates beauty and age, hence its refined features. An original patina covers the item. AFRICAN rare and important deangle mask from the Dan peoples of Liberia-4302.

African mask antiques African art Kwélé Mask An antelope with two horns-4297. African Tribal Art Wooden Carved ivory coast, dan guéré, dancing mask-2678. African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Hanging Fang Peoples, Gabon Mask-3683. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\African\1900-Now\Masks". The seller is "naga_4823" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  1. Provenance: Ownership History Not Available
  2. Country/Region of Manufacture: Cote d'Ivoire
  3. Handmade: Yes
  4. Modified Item: No
  5. Culture: African

African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Large Portrait Mask Guro People-4424  African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Large Portrait Mask Guro People-4424