African Tribal Mask

African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Vintage Wall Hanging Sun Bobo Mask4642


African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Vintage Wall Hanging Sun Bobo Mask4642
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Vintage Wall Hanging Sun Bobo Mask4642
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Vintage Wall Hanging Sun Bobo Mask4642
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Vintage Wall Hanging Sun Bobo Mask4642
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Vintage Wall Hanging Sun Bobo Mask4642
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Vintage Wall Hanging Sun Bobo Mask4642
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Vintage Wall Hanging Sun Bobo Mask4642
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Vintage Wall Hanging Sun Bobo Mask4642
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Vintage Wall Hanging Sun Bobo Mask4642
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Vintage Wall Hanging Sun Bobo Mask4642
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Vintage Wall Hanging Sun Bobo Mask4642
African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Vintage Wall Hanging Sun Bobo Mask4642

African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Vintage Wall Hanging Sun Bobo Mask4642    African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Vintage Wall Hanging Sun Bobo Mask4642

African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Vintage Wall Hanging Sun Bobo Mask-59/40.6 CM. Sun Masks appear during agricultural and harvest festivals Masks among the Bobo Masks people. They honour the Sun Masks and its power to yield a healthy crop.

The chequer-board Masks light and dark geometric atterns are understood and interpreted in increasingly complex ways depending on the observer. The use of light and dark pigments represents dichotomy of innocence and knowledge. The highly abstracted and geometric forms of the Bwa and Bobo played an important inspirational role in the development of Western art movements of the early 20th century. An original patina covers the item. 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 to Canada.
  1. Country/Region of Manufacture: Burkina Faso
  2. Culture: African
  3. Handmade: Yes
  4. Modified Item: No
  5. Provenance: Ownership History Available
  6. Time Period Manufactured: 1600-1900

African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Vintage Wall Hanging Sun Bobo Mask4642    African Tribal Face Mask Wood Hand Carved Vintage Wall Hanging Sun Bobo Mask4642