Baule Portrait Mask, African Art Carving, Yellow Tribal Mask - Beautifully carved Baule ancestral portrait originating from Ivory Coast. These refined human face masks are usually portraits of particular known individuals or dignitaries celebrated during a ceremonial dance called Mbloâ. Masks such as this one were used in entertainment dances and are one of the oldest of Baule art forms. Baule art is sophisticated and stylistically diverse.Origin: Ivory Coast Material: Wood Dimensions: Height; 17 in. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\African\1900-Now\Masks".
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