Wan-Zega Mask - Mossi People, Burkina Faso -Sold
Wan-Zega Mask - Mossi People, Burkina Faso -Sold
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Wan-Zega Mask - Mossi People, Burkina Faso -Sold

Title: Wan-Zega Mask Material: Wood and pigment People: Mossi Country: Burkina Faso Description: The Mossi people use a group of 3 masks; the Wan-Zega (red mask), the Wan-Sablaga (a female), or the black Yali (protective dwarf spirit). The Wan-Zega behaves aggressively chasing spectators using whips to keeps crowds back from the performance area. Trousers made of red hemp would have been worn with the mask to allow the performer to run fast and catch members of the audience. Dimensions: 32" height x 8" width x 8" depth
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