"Guéré Mask - Ivory Coast 1"Mask representing a face arousing fear. The role of this type of mask is to ward off evil spirits and honor the ancestors. Guéré people, Ivory Coast. Wood, fibers, textiles, iron, hair ... and other materials. Mask with a complex structure dating from the 1960s and which was "re-dressed" at the beginning of 1980.
H: 39 cm
Sold without a base.
Object sold with a certificate of authenticity from Mr. Christian Kirstein, expert at the Court of Appeal of Aix en Provence