Stylistic Dan mask in a very expressive design.
Masks like these were used in instruction and initiation ceremonies.
Signs of wear with fine aged patina on all parts including the inner surface.
The Dan style is quite evident, with round eyes and pursed lips.
Good condition with a beautful patina.
Object: Double Face Mask
Ethnic group/ culture: Dan
Region/ country: Ivory Coast
Material:Wood, Textile, Rope
Period: 2nd half 20th century
Sold with stand: No
Dimensions: 38×26×10 cm
Weight: 650 g