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Lot 0059
Polychrome Mask; Igala people, Nigeria. Wood with earth pigments. Well oxidized older mask of medium density wood. 10 inches tall. There is much evidence of this mask having experienced years of use. Traces of costume-related attachments can be noted around the perimeter of the mask and he rear is marked by evidence of skin to wood contact in the form of sweat and oil stains. Comes with a custom mount.

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    Igala Mask

    Estimate $1,500 - $1,700Jun 18, 2017
    New York, NY, USA