NGONTANG Face Mask - FANG Gabon

€ 169,00


Beautiful stylized NGONGTANG mask of the FANG tribe from Gabon.

This lovely Ngon-Tang (“young white woman") mask is designed with an oval face, a curved forehead and cheeks, a long narrow nose, a small mouth with thin pouting lips, and narrow suspicious eyes. In its perfect form, this mask was used in the Ngon-Tang dance, in order to hunt out witch doctors or cure illness. The mask is decorated with a very nice white patina and a collar of natural fibers enhancing its beauty.

Overall good condition. Take a good look at the pictures.

Dimensions ( without collar):
Height: 13.0 inch, 33 cm
Width: 7.1 inch, 18 cm
Depth: 5.1 inch, 13 cm

Stand not included in the sale.

Insured and registered shipping.

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