A Dan mask
Lot 58
A Dan mask
Sold for US$ 6,100 inc. premium
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A Dan mask A Dan mask A Dan mask
Lot Details
A Dan mask
Ivory Coast
Of gentle form, with pierced ridge running from ear to ear above protruding forehead, thin eyes, wedge nose, and distinctive pursed mouth; the whole deeply patinated commensurate with age and traditional use; native fiber repair to reverse ridge.
Height 9in (23 cm)


  • Provenance:
    Hélène Kamer, Paris, 1974
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