Bronze Passport Mask - IGBO tribe, Nigeria

€ 149,00



Beautiful Passport Mask of the IGBO tribe from Nigeria

Beautifully made, with plenty of details, tribal figurations in the face and a bird on the head. It has a beautiful green brownish patina.
This mask is of high quality and was made with the - cire perdue technique- , and is therefore unique in its kind. Beautifully finished off in detail.

These small passport masks were often kept on the owners body o
r among his possessions and function as portable and personal forms that share the power and protective force of the full-sized mask.

Good condition, but with signs of use and normal holes of cast glitches. Please study the photos well.

Height: 9.6 inch, 24,5 cm
Width: 5.9 inch, 15 cm
Depth: 4.1 inch, 10.5 cm

Stand not included.

Insured and registered shipping.
Combined shipping possible, please ask for rates.

Customs duty, VAT, or import duty is the responsibility of the buyer.