African Mortuary Face Mask - IDOMA tribe, Nigeria



African mask from the IDOMA tribe from Nigeria.

Beautifully carved expressive African wooden mask of the Nigerian IDOMA tribe. This female mask has a beautiful white patina and is decorated with tribal figures in the face. It is decorated with white, red and brown kaolin.

Face masks are worn by dancers during funerals, typical for them are specific shape of scarification, open mouth and smooth coiffure.

Good condition, with some wear and tear and possible traces of use. Take a good look at the pictures.

Dimensions approx. :
Height: 12.2 inch, 31 cm
Width: 6.7 inch, 17 cm
Depth: 5.5 inch, 14 cm

Stand not included.

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