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Mask – Wood – Kwele – Gabon


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Beautiful hand carved wooden mask of the Kwele tribe living in Gabon.
The Kwele use several types of masks in ceremonies to promote harmonious interaction and group solidarity. Kwele masks, many with heart-shaped face, are among the most beautiful forms of African art.
Polychrome patina with white kaolin. Fine face expression, in good condition.

Object Mask
Ethnic group: Kwele
Country: Gabon
Material: Wood
Estimated period: Second half 20th century
Sold with stand: No
Dimensions: 38x24x9 cm
Weight: 650 gram
Condition: Good condition, used with some signs of wear


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