Dan family masks or house masks have no eye holes or holes for attachments and were owned by a family. This unique Dan mask was kept by individual family as protective device for the household and not meant to be performed. these masks were only kept inside the house and not seen by people outside the family.
Origin: Ivory Coast
Time Period: Mid 20th c
Provenance: From a North Carolina collection
Materials: Wood and pigment with custom base
Dimensions: 5 1/4 in. high x 2 5/8 in. wide
Condition: Mask in good condition with some spider cracks on front surface, all stable
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