A Bassa Dan maskette  height 4in
Lot 2086
Dan/Bassa Passport Mask, Liberia
Sold for US$ 793 inc. premium
Lot Details
Dan/Bassa Passport Mask, Liberia
height 4in (12cm)
of oval form with tapering facial plane ending in a pointed chin, pierced almond shaped eyes below a slightly overhanging forehead below an intricately carved coiffure; fine dark brown glossy patina.

Provenance:
Reginald Groux, France
Merton Simpson Gallery, New York

Published:
Kochnitzky, Leon, "Shrines of Wonder", 1952

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