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Rare Ekoi Helmet Mask

Rare Ekoi Helmet Mask


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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: African: Artifacts: Pre 1960: Item # 1330604

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81170 Livers Cazelles, FRANCE
(0033) 6 32 63 98 15

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 €750.00 
Helmet mask of Janus shape, showing two busts surmounted by fierce looking faces, each one very different from the other one. The mask is made of wood covered with animal skin, with a rattan base allowing fixation to the top of the dancer's head. Beautiful dark brown glossy patina. Africa, Nigeria, Ekoi ethnic group. Height: 21 cm. Very good condition. Provenance: old European collection.