Antique Carved Dan Bete African Mask – Wood, Textile, Skin on Stand (SOLD)

Price $495.00

Possibly a Dan-Bete Tribe Gre Mask. This mask has exaggerated, grimacing distorted features – a large protruding mouth, with burlap, grass and animal skin, facial protuberances, bulging forehead, bulging eyes set beneath a high-domed forehead carved with a medium ridge.  Originally acquired from American Primitive, NYC. Comes with the custom made stand that holds the face mask in place.  As seen in the photos this mask is quite old and has some damage from possible wood infestation.

Mask Measures: 4.5″W x 9″H x 4″D
Overall: 4.5″W x 12.75″H x 4.5″D

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Dimensions 4.5 x 4.5 x 12.75 in