Groot NGIL Gorilla masker 48 cm - Hout - Fang stam - Gabon

Omschrijving
Groot NGIL Gorilla masker 48 cm - Hout - Fang stam - Gabon
2e helft 20e eeuw - Goed

Beautiful stylized NGIL mask of the FANG tribe from Gabon.

The ngil (gorilla) masks were worn by members of a male society of the same name during the initiation of new members and the persecution of wrong-doers.

A mask with a very nice white patina. With traces of blue. The heart shape in the face, the prominent nose, the high forehead and the puckered mouth are typical features of these masks.

Dimensions:
Height: 48 cm
Width: 16 cm
Depth: 17 cm

Stand not included

Secured and signed shipping with track and trace.

Kavelgegevens
Object
Groot NGIL Gorilla masker 48 cm
Etnische groep / cultuur
Fang stam
Regio / land
Gabon
Materiaal
Hout
Periode
2e helft 20e eeuw
Staat
Goed
Verkocht met standaard
Nee
Afmetingen
48×16×17 cm
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