An exceedingly rare old carved wooden mask with geometric designs and a heavy kaolin clay surface. The reverse shows obvious wear and field use over generations. Eket peoples, Cross river region, Nigeria, Africa. The mask measures 8 x 7 inches ( 11 inches tall on professional custom display stand which is included) Ex Fily Keita Gallery, Los Angeles, USA.
Fair, well handled and field used
A Very Rare Eket Mask Cross River Ex Fily Keita Gallery