Lot: 42

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Masque facial anthropomorphe "gu"

Côte d'Ivoire, Guro

Provenance Taille Prix d’appel / Prix d'Estimation
Swiss Private Collection, Basel
Werner Zintl, Worms, Germany (1997)
H: 33 cm Cet objet n’est plus disponible.

wood, blackened, base

The mask shows a friendly face with a laughing mouth.

Presumably it is a representation of "gu", who is considered to be the wife of the mask figure "zamble".