MASK HAND CARVED WOOD
This masked has some chipped paint around the eyes and on the nose. Detailed carving of a Cow with a Frog on its head.
Size: 13" x 7.75" x 2.5"
Great looking long and thin tribal face.
These masks are used to defeat evil spirits and, when not being used for a ceremony, are hung on the walls of homes. The photos don't give it justice.
They should be viewed as cultural artifacts of artistic merit. All the masks shown here were created for local use.