Pr African Carved Wood Ibo Masks ca 1930s

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Forteleza Antiques Inc.
103 Calle San Jose
San Juan, Puerto Rico 00901

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Pr African Carved Wood Ibo Masks ca 1930s

Rare pair of carved tropical wood African Ibo helmet masks-have hand woven textile caps and woven rattan to hold masks on head-wear to surfaces and soiling and holes to textiles-these were certainly worn in dance rituals-13 inches long-8 inches wide and deep-ca 1930 or earlier-sold as received from native trader-pieces are striking and sold as pair

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