Large African Tribal Dance Mask from Zaire For Sale
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Large African Tribal Dance Mask from Zaire

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A Beba Bomba, Zaire dance mask worn an s a helmet. A fine example of its type in carved and painted wood in red and black with a triangle patterned beard and heavy carved protruding facial features and ears. Holes below the eyes, at the ears and on top. With a wide raffia collar. Condition: some wear to the top and the features, loss to one metal eye pupil.

Details

  • Condition
    Good.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Dimensions

    H 11 in. x W 15 in. x D 17 in.

    H 27.94 cm x W 38.1 cm x D 43.18 cm

  • Seller location
    Bridgeport, CT
  • Seller reference number
    70239
  • Reference number
    LU175529529971

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