AFRICAN Vintage Hand Carved Firefighter mask Cloth, Raphia Antique tribal-2247
AFRICAN Vintage Hand Carved Firefighter mask Cloth, Raphia-32.5/20 CM. African Dan "Fire" or "Fireman" Mask in wood, fabric and vegetable fibres, from Ivory Coast - The teeth are in metal and the eyes are circled with metal washer. This mask looks like a racing mask. However, its role was very different, these masks are in charge of watching over domestic fires, and when the harmattan blows, it berates the housewives to call them to order. The husband is punishable by a fine to be paid by the chief of the sacred house of the village for having caused the intervention of this mask. The fireman mask can also take the lead in operations in case of fire or bush fire. An original patina covers the item. New listing African Vintage Hand Carved tribal Wooden decor made from wood Mbara Hunter 1541. New listing African Vintage Hand Carved Antique tribal Wooden Mbagani Mask, Babindi 369. African Tribal Art Wooden Carved African Bobo Hawk Duho Mask From Cameroon-1442. African Tribal Art Bwa or Bobo Bird Mask Lizards Burkina Faso Africa- 2146. 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.