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African Mask

African Mask

Code: 1471


W: 30cm (11.8")H: 28cm (11")D: 30cm (11.8")


Unusual white GELEDE African wood mask. Ethnicity YORUBA. Country BENIN Cl930. It is meant to be worn on top of the head. It has a crack at the back but otherwise A/F. In 1935 there was a African Negro Art Exhibition at the MOMA.