|Indigenous object name:||Kpeliyee|
|Ethnic group/ culture:||Senufo|
|Region/ country:||Ivory Coast|
|Period:||mid 20th century|
|Condition:||Good condition, used with some signs of wear|
|Sold with stand:||No|
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This classical mask diplays all the stylistic characteristics of Senufo art: a heart shaped face, a T-shaped nose and blobular eyes. It was worn during ceremonies related to the poro society. Typical wings with several scarifications on the mask.
Provenance: former private collection from Belgium.
Shipping within 24 hours after the payment is received. Tracking number will be provided. Signature upon delivery. Fully insured.
May as well be viewed and picked up at the Asian African Art Gallery in Vessem (NL).