Ngere41

Ngere Mask

Description

Ngere/Wobe mask from Ivory Coast, the face with projecting tubular eyes, large nose with flaring nostrils, small hinged mouth, angled ears, two horns emanating from forehead, and four thin, rectangular eye slits. Bullet casings and metal tacks adorn the mask, as does a beard made out of human hair. Faint blue pigment still remaining; Ex. Allan Stone collection, New York.

Condition

Minor losses to horns, chips and imperfections throughout.

Dimensions

Height: 13 inches

Location

New York

Price USD

$ 5,500.00

(Shipping $ 30.00)