African Tribal Mask

Hand Carved Tribal Mask African Art Guro Mask, spectacular crest-1747


Hand Carved Tribal Mask African Art Guro Mask, spectacular crest-1747
Hand Carved Tribal Mask African Art Guro Mask, spectacular crest-1747
Hand Carved Tribal Mask African Art Guro Mask, spectacular crest-1747
Hand Carved Tribal Mask African Art Guro Mask, spectacular crest-1747
Hand Carved Tribal Mask African Art Guro Mask, spectacular crest-1747
Hand Carved Tribal Mask African Art Guro Mask, spectacular crest-1747
Hand Carved Tribal Mask African Art Guro Mask, spectacular crest-1747
Hand Carved Tribal Mask African Art Guro Mask, spectacular crest-1747
Hand Carved Tribal Mask African Art Guro Mask, spectacular crest-1747
Hand Carved Tribal Mask African Art Guro Mask, spectacular crest-1747
Hand Carved Tribal Mask African Art Guro Mask, spectacular crest-1747
Hand Carved Tribal Mask African Art Guro Mask, spectacular crest-1747

Hand Carved Tribal Mask African Art Guro Mask, spectacular crest-1747    Hand Carved Tribal Mask African Art Guro Mask, spectacular crest-1747
Hand Carved Tribal Mask African Art Guro Mask, spectacular crest-41.7/15.5 CM. Guro African Tribal Art Mask are dance African Tribal Art Mask and their masquerades are well known in the West African villages. They were used for entertainment and represent social roles. African Tribal Art Mask were worn by male dancers and dance competitions were held between neighbouring villages. The dance Mask usually casting 3 characters.

The 1st known as Gu Mask, a beautiful young woman with intricate hair styling. The 2nd is Zaouli, an elderly old man with beard. The 3rd character is Zamble, an antelope, probably the Bushboks which is common to the region. Human faces are often surmounted by a decorative zoomorphic element. The complexity of the carving demonstrates the artist's creativity and skills.

These African Tribal Art Mask are highly regarded for their elegance and attention to detail and rank among the finest in West Africa. 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: Ghana
  2. Culture: African
  3. Handmade: Yes
  4. Modified Item: No
  5. Provenance: Ownership History Not Available

Hand Carved Tribal Mask African Art Guro Mask, spectacular crest-1747    Hand Carved Tribal Mask African Art Guro Mask, spectacular crest-1747