A Suku helmet Mask: A Carved wooden helmet mask with painted designs accented with kaolin clay pigments. The mask overall has a well worn surface. Suku peoples, DRC/ Congo, Africa. Provenance: The Dr.
African Dogon Mask, Mali, 19th/20th century. Carved wood. On stand. Provenance: Private Collection, NY.Size: 18'' x 4.5'' x 5'' (46 x 11 x 13 cm).
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[AFRICAN] Six Tribal Masks. Carved wood. Probably made for tourism. Condition overall very good.
African Kuba Mask. Known as "Ngaady a Mwaash" the sister and wife of Mukenga, this mask represents all women in the Bushong creation myth. Participating in male initiation ceremonies with Mukenga and
African Bangwa Helmet Mask, Cameroon. Carved wood with highly stylized form and weathered surface. Provenance: The Lloyd Guy Collection, Houston, TX. Size: 13.5'' x 11'' x 10.5'' (34 x 28 x 27 cm).
Ornately incised zoomorphic mask, embellished with various textiles and shells. Bamana or Marka peoples, Mali, Africa. Provenance: A Private Oregon collection. Size: 18'' x 7'' x 8'' (46 x 18 x 20 cm
African Bwa Butterfly Mask. A Carved wooden plank mask with incised geometric designs accented with mineral pigments. The size and weight of this butterfly-shaped mask required great strength and skil
A finely carved older female Kifwebe mask with precisely carved linear designs and black painted areas. The entire mask shows good wear and handling. Songye peoples, DRC/ Congo, Africa. Provenance:
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Hand carved wood African mask, likely Dan peoples, Liberia, mid to late 20th century, depicting a man with a contemporary haircut, an elongated face, a slim nose, and large ears, 11.5"h x 6.5"w x 4.5"
African Ligbe Mask on stand and a Guerre Mask. Carved wood. Provenance: Private New York City collection. Sizes: 1) 12.75'' x 7.5'' x 5.5'' (32 x 19 x 14 cm); 2) 10'' x 6.25'' x 5.25'' (25 x 16 x 13 c
African Igbo Wawa Mask, Nigeria, 19th/20th C. Carved wood and pigment. Provenance: ex-old Dutch Collection. Size: 15.25'' x 7.5'' x 6.5'' (39 x 19 x 17 cm).
A Fine Chokwe Pwo mask with Red Coiffure: Carved wooden mask with fine incised designs and attached woven fiber neck regalia as well as woven rope coiffure, which has been dyed red. Chokwe peoples, An
Large Nuna Crocodile Mask. Old and field used example. Nuna peoples, Burkina Faso, West Africa. Provenance: The Sol and Josephine Levitt collection, New York. Size: 60'' x 6.5'' x 8.5'' (152 x 17 x 2
African Toma Landai Mask, Guinea, 20th C. Carved wood, pigment, cloth, feathers and fiber. Provenance: Private Collection, NY. Size: 50'' x 18'' x 12'' (127 x 46 x 30 cm) Including fringe. Wood Mask O
African Dogon Monkey Mask. A carved wooden "dege" or Monkey mask with incised tribal designs, bold open geometric eyes, and weathered surface. Dogon peoples, Mali, Africa. Provenance: A Private Oregon
A Dogon Plank mask. Dogon peoples, Mali, Africa. Provenance: A private Oregon collection. Carved wood. Size: 39'' x 7'' x 6.5'' (99 x 18 x 17 cm).
African Art Chokwe Mask with metal stand from Angola. The dimension is 10.25 inches high x 7.5 inches wide. with stand 18.5 inches high. The shipping cost for domestic is $120.00 flat rate shipping wi
A Kuba Ngeende Helmet Mask: This sleek style of mask is known as a Bongo mask, distinctive for being painted an intense black. Bongo masks appear during initiation rites and at funerals. The erratic a
A Fine Chokwe African mask with incised linear designs and accented with a reddish mineral pigment. Chokwe peoples, Angola, Africa. Provenance: The Dr.Brian Healy estate, New York. Carved wood. Size:
African Salampasu Mukinka Mask, Democratic Republic of Congo (formerly Zaire) /Angola. Stand not included. Size: 15'' x 9.5'' x 8.5'' (38 x 24 x 22 cm). Stand Included.
African Art Dan Guere Mask is from Liberia. The dimension is 21.5 inches high x 8.25 inches wide. The shipping cost for domestic is $85.00 flat rate shipping within the Continental US including handli
African Art Salampaso Mask from Dr Congo. The dimension is 12.5 inches high x 8 inches wide. The shipping cost for domestic is $45.00 flat rate shipping within the Continental US including handling, p
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