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Collection of Burkina Faso Currency
Located in Atlanta, GA
A collection of Burkina Faso currency from the mid-20th century. This assortment of three vintage African ritual iron snakes effigies originate from the Lobi tribe of Burkina Faso. T...
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Mid-20th Century Burkinabe Tribal Art

Materials

Iron

  • Collection of Burkina Faso Currency
  • Collection of Burkina Faso Currency
  • Collection of Burkina Faso Currency
  • Collection of Burkina Faso Currency
H 20.50 in. W 4 in. D 3.50 in.
Burkina Faso Vase, Africa, circa 1930s
Located in New York, NY
Textured terra cotta lidded vase from the African Gurunsi tribe in Burkina Faso, circa 1930s. Originally used to carry and store water. Beautiful natural patina.
Category

Vintage 1930s Burkinabe Vases

Materials

Ceramic

Collection of Dagari Spirit Figures From Burkina Faso
Located in Hudson, NY
This impressive collection of four carved wood figures are from the landlocked African country of Burkina Faso. This nation bordered by 6 other countries including Mali is home to se...
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Vintage 1930s Burkinabe Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

Case Pillar B Sculpture Polychrom Rimaïbé Burkina Faso, 1975
Located in Paris, FR
Sculpture Case Pillar B Polychrom from Rimaïbé tribe, from north Burkina Faso, Africa. In hand painted solid wood, circa 1975. On blackened steel base.
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20th Century Burkinabe Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Steel

Case Pillar a Sculpture Polychrome Rimaïbé Burkina Faso, 1975
Located in Paris, FR
Sculpture case pillar a polychrome from Rimaïbé tribe, from north Burkina Faso, Africa. In hand painted solid wood, circa 1975. On blackened steel base.
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20th Century Burkinabe Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Steel

Mossi Wood Headrest from Burkina Faso, Early 20th Century
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Mossi wood headrest from Burkina Faso, early 20th century.
Category

Early 20th Century Burkinabe More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

Materials

Wood

Collection of Three Burkina Faso African Currencies on Custom Stands
Located in Atlanta, GA
A collection of Burkina Faso currency from the mid-20th century. This assortment of three vintage African ritual iron snakes effigies originate from the Lobi tribe of Burkina Faso. T...
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Mid-20th Century Burkinabe Tribal Art

Materials

Iron

Mossi Doll Burkina Faso, Early 20th Century, Africa
Located in Santa Fe, NM
Striking carved wood Mossi doll figure (biga) with leather covering. The head slightly tilted upward as though star gazing, giving this one great personality and animation. Classic M...
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Early 20th Century Burkinabe Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Wood, Leather

Hardwood Primitive Stool from the Lobi Tribe, Burkina Faso, circa 1980s
Located in Sayulita, Nayarit
Primitive Hardwood Stool, Burkina Faso 1980s. Lobi Tribe (children of the forest). Impeccable finish and patina. Two repairs. Exceptional piece.
Category

Vintage 1980s Burkinabe Primitive Stools

Materials

Hardwood

African Mask Mossi Antilope from Burkina Faso, Mid-20th Century
Located in Paris, FR
African mask Mossi antelope from Burkina Faso, middle 20th century. Measures: Base 20 x 15cm.
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Mid-20th Century Burkinabe Masks

Materials

Wood

Dance Head Ornament Representing an Antelope Head, Burkina Faso, Africa
Located in San Pedro Garza Garcia, Nuevo Leon
A beautiful stylized antelope head used as headdress on ceremonial dances. Retains the old painting and patina over the carved wood. Traded by a professor working in Africa in the 19...
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Mid-20th Century Burkinabe Primitive Busts

Materials

Wood

Mossi Katanga Ceremonial "Totemic" Mask, Burkina Faso Africa, circa Early 1900s
Located in Miami, FL
Mossi Katanga ceremonial mask from Burkina Faso. The Mossi are the largest tribe in Burkina Faso and number more than 1 million people. Mossi Sculptors are well known for their polyc...
Category

Early 20th Century Burkinabe Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Wood, Paint

African Burkina Faso, Lobi Vessel or Pot
Located in Montecito, CA
Burkina Faso terra cotta vessel pot.
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Vintage 1930s Pottery

Strong Cubist Lobi Standing Figure Ghana Burkina Faso Africa, Early 20th Century
Located in Santa Fe, NM
Finely carved large geometric figure from the Lobi, of Ghana and Burkina Faso, dating from the early to mid-20th century. It has a captivating gaze. Carved from very hard wood with s...
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Early 20th Century Burkinabe Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

Intense Bwa Monkey Mask Burkina Faso Early 20th Century African Tribal Art
Located in Santa Fe, NM
Bwa mask with large geometric eyes and flat face. Intense expression conveying force and power. Classic Mossi scarification marks around face. Patina of age and use. Wood with pigmen...
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Early 20th Century Burkinabe Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

20th Century-African, Iron Object Made by the Lobi Tribe of Burkina Faso, Africa
By african people
Located in Sammushi, JP
Is it a gazelle? It is beautifully made using a thin iron plate. The lobi tribe makes many animal sculptures. This is thin and flat when viewed from the front, but it can be clear...
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20th Century Burkinabe Primitive Tribal Art

Materials

Iron

Monumental African Tribal Burkina Faso Horned Bobo Ceremonial Mask Helmet
Located in Dayton, OH
Monumental African Tribal Burkina Faso Horned Bobo Ceremonial mask helmet 66" Monumental tribal hardwood horned bobo mask. The perfect sculptural wall object for any setting. Meti...
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20th Century Tribal Masks

Materials

Hardwood

Terracotta Storage Urn, Bura Culture, Niger River Valley, Niger/Burkina Faso
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Terracotta storage Urn, Bura culture, Niger River Valley, Niger/Mali/Burkina Faso. These urns were found during excavations in the Niger River Valley and are attributed to the myste...
Category

Antique 15th Century and Earlier Malian Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Terracotta

Contemporary 'Beleza' Dining Table by Hamed Ouattara
By Hamed Ouattara
Located in London, GB
Re-calibrated and painted salvaged oil drums, with artist's welded tag. Note: The supporting legs unscrew and can be stored in a compartment under the tabletop.
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2010s Burkinabe Dining Room Tables

  • Contemporary 'Beleza' Dining Table by Hamed Ouattara
  • Contemporary 'Beleza' Dining Table by Hamed Ouattara
  • Contemporary 'Beleza' Dining Table by Hamed Ouattara
  • Contemporary 'Beleza' Dining Table by Hamed Ouattara
H 28.75 in. W 118.12 in. D 39.38 in.
Collection of Three Lobi Snake Currencies on Stand
Located in Atlanta, GA
A collection of Burkina Faso currency from the mid-20th century. This assortment of three vintage African ritual iron snakes effigies originate from the Lobi tribe of Burkina Faso. T...
Category

Mid-20th Century Burkinabe Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Iron

Large African polychrome wood Bobo Mask on stand
Located in Atlanta, GA
A large wood mask on custom iron stand with a dramatic presence. The bobo mask is from Burkina Faso used in ceremonical dance. The mask is finely carved and decorated with polychrome...
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Vintage 1960s Burkinabe Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Pigment, Wood

Early 20th Century Burkinabe Storage Vessel
Located in Chicago, IL
Ovoid pots were an elegant storage solution in African tribal life. This beautifully balanced example is attributed to the Toussian people of Western Burkina Faso. Masterfully made t...
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Early 20th Century Burkinabe Tribal Art

Materials

Ceramic

Group of Three Lobi Triple Headed Iron Snake Currency, Late 20th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A wonderfully mounted group of three tribal triple headed snake form iron currency pieces, Lobi People, Burkina Faso, late 20th century, circa 1970s. Each snake featuring a tripar...
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Vintage 1970s Burkinabe Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Iron

African Water Vessel
Located in Scottsdale, AZ
Antique Nuna water vessel, Burkina Faso.     
Category

Early 20th Century Burkinabe Urns

Materials

Terracotta

  • African Water Vessel
  • African Water Vessel
  • African Water Vessel
  • African Water Vessel
H 17.5 in. W 20 in. D 17 in.
Mossi Karanga Mask
Located in Chicago, IL
Unlike many African masks worn only by certain castes or secret societies, the karanga mask of the Mossi people of Burkina Faso is held within a patrilineal family line. Crafted in t...
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Mid-20th Century Burkinabe Tribal Wall-mounted Sculptures

Materials

Wood

  • Mossi Karanga Mask
  • Mossi Karanga Mask
  • Mossi Karanga Mask
  • Mossi Karanga Mask
H 78.75 in. W 6.5 in. D 6.5 in.
Pair of Geometric Flutes from Africa, Early 20th Century Great Modern Forms
Located in Santa Fe, NM
An elegant and harmonic set. A pair of old and finely crafted geometric flutes from the Mossi people, Burkina Faso, Africa, early 20th century. With stacked geometric shapes, this pa...
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Early 20th Century Burkinabe Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

Vintage African Indigo Dyed Cotton Textile
Located in New York, NY
Natural Indigo on hand-spun cotton. We believe this piece was woven in Burkina Faso, possibly Lobi tribe. Measures: 3'6'' x 5'3''.
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Vintage 1980s Burkinabe Tribal Quilts and Blankets

Materials

Cotton

Wonderful Lobi Headrest
Located in Chicago, IL
A wonderful late 19th-early 20th century Lobi headrest carved of one piece of wood with a fantastic well-worn patina.
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Antique Late 19th Century Burkinabe Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

  • Wonderful Lobi Headrest
  • Wonderful Lobi Headrest
  • Wonderful Lobi Headrest
  • Wonderful Lobi Headrest
H 6.5 in. W 15.5 in. D 6.5 in.
Antique Primitive Wooden Bench by the Lobi People
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Carved from a single piece of wood, this tribal wooden bench, swoops from about 11.5 inches at the seat to 25 inches tall. Made by the Lobi people of Burkina Faso. It's abstract anim...
Category

Early 20th Century Burkinabe Primitive Benches

Materials

Wood

Helmet Mask
Located in Santa Fe, NM
Provenance: Estate of Margaret Van Brunt Rymer, Santa Fe, NM.
Category

20th Century Burkinabe Tribal Masks

Materials

Wood

  • Helmet Mask
  • Helmet Mask
  • Helmet Mask
  • Helmet Mask
H 32 in. W 11 in. D 9 in.
Very Important “Nwantantay” African Dance Mask
Located in San Pedro Garza Garcia, Nuevo Leon
Very important “Nwantamtay” dance African mask, consisting of three sections: The upper in plain rectangular shape surmounted by a crescent shape moon, the middle with beautiful geom...
Category

Early 20th Century Burkinabe Primitive Masks

Materials

Wood

Set of 1940s Hard Wood African Lobi Stools with Carved and Pyrogravure Details
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Two hand carved hardwood stools with pyrographic decoration from the Sikire Kambire School of the Gaoua region of Burkina Faso (Lobi People, circa 1947). Composed of four legs suppor...
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Vintage 1940s Burkinabe Tribal Stools

Materials

Hardwood

Fine Old Hand-Carved Stone Horse and Rider
Located in Shelburne, VT
A fine old African sand stone horseman with rider, hand-carved in sandstone, Burkina Faso, Africa, circa 1940. Provenance: From an old Brussels, Belgium art collection acquired in...
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Mid-20th Century Burkinabe Folk Art Animal Sculptures

Materials

Sandstone

Set of Twelve Bobo Stacking Wedding Baskets
Located in Chicago, IL
A wonderful set of twelve early 20th century Bobo (an ethnic group living primary in Burkina Faso) stacking wedding basket made from handwoven natural fiber and trimmed in leather.
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Early 20th Century Burkinabe Tribal Decorative Baskets

Materials

Natural Fiber, Leather

Vintage African Indigo Blue and White Cotton Wrap Blanket
Located in New York, NY
Very soft hand spun cotton, luminous indigo blue color with white design motfs. The ends are finished with nice braid-work. A great vintage tribal piece. Measures: 3'7" x 4'10".
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Vintage 1950s Burkinabe Tribal Quilts and Blankets

Materials

Cotton

African Indigo Dyed Textile
Located in New York, NY
This textile was handwoven from very soft cotton and dyed with natural indigo, which gives it that rich, sparkly blue. Perfect as a wrap for the beach or as a small throw on the sofa...
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Vintage 1980s Burkinabe Tribal Quilts and Blankets

Materials

Cotton

  • African Indigo Dyed Textile
  • African Indigo Dyed Textile
  • African Indigo Dyed Textile
  • African Indigo Dyed Textile
H 63 in. W 36 in. D .07 in.
African Bronze Sculpture
Located in Auribeau sur Siagne, FR
African bronze sculpture with its old patina.
Category

20th Century Burkinabe British Colonial Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

  • African Bronze Sculpture
  • African Bronze Sculpture
  • African Bronze Sculpture
  • African Bronze Sculpture
H 16.93 in. W 5.52 in. D 4.73 in.
West African Lobi People "Bateba Ti Bala" Fertility Figure in Carved Wood
Located in Miami, FL
From the West African country of Bukina Faso this Lobi People "Bateba Ti Bala" fertility Figure in carved wood would typically be placed in the ‘thilda’, a shrine or small room withi...
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Early 20th Century Burkinabe Tribal Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Wood

West African Indigo Textile
Located in New York, NY
An indigo dyed textile from West Africa. Measures: 3'6" x 5'.
Category

20th Century Burkinabe Tribal Quilts and Blankets

Materials

Cotton

  • West African Indigo Textile
  • West African Indigo Textile
  • West African Indigo Textile
  • West African Indigo Textile
H 60 in. W 42 in. D .32 in.
African Bronze Sculpture, with Characters Playing a Game
Located in Auribeau sur Siagne, FR
African bronze and wood sculpture, with characters playing a game.
Category

20th Century Burkinabe Colonial Revival Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Carved Wooden Crocodile Sculpture
Located in Auribeau sur Siagne, FR
Carved wooden crocodile sculpture, or garniture. In wood and bone.
Category

20th Century Burkinabe Colonial Revival Animal Sculptures

Materials

Bone, Wood

  • Carved Wooden Crocodile Sculpture
  • Carved Wooden Crocodile Sculpture
  • Carved Wooden Crocodile Sculpture
  • Carved Wooden Crocodile Sculpture
H 3.15 in. W 19.69 in. D 1.19 in.
Late 19th Century Hand-Carved Shaman Powder Horn with Gold Inlay
Located in Chicago, IL
Late 19th century hand-carved Shaman Powder horn with gold inlay Used as a healing tool using with medicinal / herbal powders, the tribes "Medicine Man" would blow the needed remedy...
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Antique Late 19th Century Burkinabe Mounted Objects

Materials

Gold

Vintage African Indigo Blue Hand Dyed Cotton Wrap Textile
Located in New York, NY
This richly colored natural Indigo dyed and hand-sewn strip weaving is from West Africa. The cotton is soft and has that beautiful faded feeling that only time can provide. The shad...
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Mid-20th Century Burkinabe Tribal Quilts and Blankets

Materials

Cotton

African Mask From Burkina Faso
Located in Paris, FR
African Mask From Burkina Faso
Category

Vintage 1950s Burkinabe Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Wood

African Mask From Burkina Faso
H 18.9 in. W 5.12 in. D 14.57 in.
Tribal Mossi Doll, Burkina Faso
Located in New York, NY
Owned by Mossi girls and women, small figures like these could function both as a toy for a young girl or as an object to promote the fertility of a woman. Crafted of hide, this stri...
Category

Early 20th Century Burkinabe Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Hide

  • Tribal Mossi Doll, Burkina Faso
  • Tribal Mossi Doll, Burkina Faso
  • Tribal Mossi Doll, Burkina Faso
  • Tribal Mossi Doll, Burkina Faso
H 7.5 in. W 1.5 in. D 2 in.
African Wooden Stool, Burkina Faso
Located in New York, NY
Featuring carrying handles on either end, this four-legged stool evokes the form of a small animal, possibly a tortoise. Surfaced with a beautiful, reddish patina, the highly smoothe...
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Early 20th Century Burkinabe Stools

Materials

Wood

  • African Wooden Stool, Burkina Faso
  • African Wooden Stool, Burkina Faso
  • African Wooden Stool, Burkina Faso
  • African Wooden Stool, Burkina Faso
H 2.5 in. W 17 in. D 7 in.
Pillar Hut Palabre From Burkina Faso
Located in Paris, FR
Pillar Hut Palabre From Burkina Faso in Africa
Category

Vintage 1950s Burkinabe Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Wood

  • Pillar Hut Palabre From Burkina Faso
  • Pillar Hut Palabre From Burkina Faso
  • Pillar Hut Palabre From Burkina Faso
  • Pillar Hut Palabre From Burkina Faso
H 51.19 in. W 5.91 in. D 1.19 in.
Burkina Faso Mossi Figure with Provenance
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Burkina Faso Mossi figure, seeping patina. Provenance: Alain de Monbrison Collection.
Category

Early 20th Century Burkinabe Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Wood

  • Burkina Faso Mossi Figure with Provenance
  • Burkina Faso Mossi Figure with Provenance
  • Burkina Faso Mossi Figure with Provenance
  • Burkina Faso Mossi Figure with Provenance
H 16.54 in. W 5.12 in. D 3.15 in.
Vintage Indigo Textile from Burkina Faso West Africa
Located in New York, NY
This is a beautiful indigo textile from Burkina Faso in West Africa. This piece has a great denim-like feel and look, the pattern is an indigo dye resist technique. This textile is h...
Category

Mid-20th Century Burkinabe Tribal Quilts and Blankets

Materials

Cotton

Early 20th Century Tribal Phallic Amulets, Burkina Faso
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Offered by Zena Kruzick Early 20th century tribal phallic amulets, Burkina Faso Measures: 6" (15.2 cm), 9" (23 cm) and 7.25" (18.4 cm) high These phallic amulets were used as ei...
Category

Early 20th Century Burkinabe Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Bronze, Iron

Nafana Bedu Style Ceremonial Plank Mask Burkina Faso Africa
Located in Rochester, NY
A Nafana Bedu style polychrome painted geometric design plank mask Burkina Faso Africa. These type of masks were used for dancing in purification ceremonies to rid the village of evi...
Category

20th Century Burkinabe Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Wood, Wood

Lobi Dagari Abstract Tribal Ancestral Figure Burkina Faso, Africa
Located in Santa Fe, NM
Abstract tribal wood ancestral figure from the Dagari, a subgroup of the Lobi People of Ghana and Burkina Faso, West Africa. Created in the early to mid-20th century. It is a stylize...
Category

Early 20th Century Burkinabe Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

Miniature Painted Bwa Tribal African Antelope Mask, Burkina Faso
Located in Santa Fe, NM
A wonderful small painted Bwa antelope mask from Burkina Faso. With weathered and worn surface, with a beautiful faded black pigment design, presented on custom base, mask: 9" long, ...
Category

Early 20th Century Burkinabe Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

Early 20th Century Tribal Mossi Whistle, Burkina Faso
Located in New York, NY
A wonderful anthropomorphic whistle from Burkina Fasso. This type of whistles was use by the Mossi, Bwa, and Numa peoples in Burkina Faso. They accompany dancers in various ceremo...
Category

20th Century Burkinabe Musical Instruments

Materials

Wood

Burkina Faso, Lobi Pot Vessel African
Located in Montecito, CA
Large African vessel with beautiful patina.
Category

Vintage 1930s Jars

Burkina Faso Stone Marker for a Warrior
Located in Palm Desert, CA
Burkina Faso stone marker for a warrior. Niger, Africa. 12-13th Century.
Category

Antique 15th Century and Earlier Nigerien Tribal Art

Materials

Stone

  • Burkina Faso Stone Marker for a Warrior
  • Burkina Faso Stone Marker for a Warrior
  • Burkina Faso Stone Marker for a Warrior
  • Burkina Faso Stone Marker for a Warrior
H 8.5 in. W 4.5 in. D 3 in.
Contented Bush-Cow Mask, Burkina Faso, Early 20th Century Africa
Located in Santa Fe, NM
An appealing, contented-looking bush-cow mask with circular horns at the top. From the Bwa people Burkina Faso, early 20th century, Africa. Nicely balanced, symmetrical geometric for...
Category

Early 20th Century Burkinabe Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

Tribal Dogon Clay Horse Sculpture Burkina Faso Mali Africa Protection Figure
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Tribal Dogon clay horse sculpture Burkina Faso Mali Africa protection figure offered by Callie Morgan Oakes. Of classic, stylized, Dogon form, these figures are used to cleanse and ...
Category

Late 20th Century Burkinabe Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Ceramic

Early 20th Century African, Burkina Faso Lobi Vessel with Lid
By Lobi People
Located in Chicago, IL
Early 20th Century African, Burkina Faso Lobi Vessel with Lid. The Lobi are an African Tribe of people who originated in Ghana and migrated to southern Burkina Faso. The language spo...
Category

Early 20th Century Burkinabe Jars

Materials

Clay

African Gurunsi Burkina Faso Wood Carved Mask
Located in Studio City, CA
A wonderfully carved mask from the Gurunsi tribe of northern Ghana. These masks were generally made to be worn during divination ceremonies. A nice, heavy piece. Would be a gr...
Category

Mid-20th Century Ghanaian Masks

Materials

Wood