|Ethnic group / culture:||Bobo|
|Region/ country:||Burkina Faso|
|Period:||Mid 20th century|
|Condition:||Good condition, used with some signs of wear|
|Sold with stand:||No|
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This mask appeared during important communal ceremonies. it is covered with a geometric decoration also found on body scarification’s. Covered with feathers all around the mask. The Bobo masks symbolize animals or spirits and are worn during ceremonies associated with new crops, initiations and funerals.
Provenance: former private collection from Belgium