Senufo Mask

Senufo Mask

€ 450,00Prijs

Wooden mask on metal base

Height  35 x 20 x 10 cm

1850-1890

Africa, Ivorycoast

 

 

  • Powerfull Masks

    Senufo masks combine features of humans and animals in a single design. The masks and sculptures that are are by Senufo artists are believed to have the power to improve the communication between the living and the ancestors that passed away.

    Therefore, the Senufo artists still have a high status in their community.

     

    Origin

    This mask has a decoration of beautifully wood carved details.

    The masks are originally from Africa's Westcoast: Ivory Coast, Ghana, Mali and Burkina Fasso.

  • Origin

    This mask has a decoration of beautifully wood carved details.The masks are originally from Africa's Westcoast: Ivory Coast, Ghana, Mali and Burkina Fasso.