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African Polychrome Carved Wood Mask

Auction:
2473
Lot:
106
Sold for:
$326$275

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2473
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 26, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

African Polychrome Carved Wood Mask, Yoruba, Egungun, an ancestor mask in the form of a head with stylized ears, abstract animal attached at the back, hourglass form above, and wearing a beard, painted geometric detail, ht. 19 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Hourglass, Mask, Polychrome, Yoruba mythology

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