African Masks - Baule Mask
African art and masks of the Baule.
This wooden mask from the Baule people.
This mask is over 70 years old and
displays a lustrous patina.
Toll: 18.5" (47.00cm)
Wide: 8.00" (20.00cm)
Thickness: 6.00" (15.00cm)
The Baule are one of the Akan peoples.
They moved west to the Ivory Coast more than 200 years ago
and adpted masking traditions from their neighbors, the Guro,
Senufo and Yaure peoples. There are three basic types used in
a special dance of rejoicing called Goli, symbolizing the
social order. Most of these masks represent the Senior female
in the ceremonies.
Condition: Used. But very nice condition.
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Price for sale WAS- 395$ NOW REDUCED for 325$ or best offer.
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