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FANG Ngil Mask.

Lot 0010
  • Date: 2nd half of the 20th Century.
  • Origin/Tribe: Fang. Gabon.
  • Material: Wood and kaolin.
  • Dimensions: Height 65 cm. Width 25 cm. Depth 21 cm.
  • Additional Information: Light masks like these represented the spirit of an ancestor and were used for social control by Ngil, the judiciary association. The facial markings, abstract features and strong, elegant lines are typical of Fang masks, which were among the most influential on 20th C. modern art. From Hamill Gallery.

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  • Location: This item ships from Belgium

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  • Condition

    Has old tribal repair ; a lot of use trace.

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    FANG Ngil Mask.

    Estimate $750 - $1,000Nov 22, 2017