Mask, Bobo People, Burkina Faso
Material: Wood and Natural Pigments
Country: Burkina Faso, West Africa
These sacred masks do not represent any living, tangible being, either human or animal. They rather recall the spirit of an animal. As a result, these masks are abstract and stylized. These are the most ancient and sacred of the wooden masks used in the religious cults.
Dimensions: 42.75" High by 8.5" Wide by 9.5" deep
Stand Included: 47.75" High On Stand