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Dan Mask

Dan Mask


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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: African: Pre 1950: Item # 1339061

Please refer to our stock # AF-151 when inquiring.
 $250.00 
Dan Mask. Côte d'Ivoire or Liberia, Early to mid-20th Century. Wooden mask representing a sacred personality, Gunyege, as worn by a community's champion foot racers in competitions. With its wide circular ocular apertures and holes for attaching fibers, this mask can be identified as Gunyege. This example simply but nicely, and thinly carved. Good patination. 11 1/2" x 5 3/4" x 3". 7 1/2 oz.