Yoruba Gelede Mask, Nigeria
Lot 2107
Yoruba Gelede Mask, Nigeria
US$ 3,000 - 5,000
€2,500 - 4,100

Lot Details
Yoruba Gelede Mask, Nigeria
length 14.1/2in (37cm)
of hollowed elliptical form, pierced at the center for attachment, with a sweeping coiffure accented with long grooves, the face carved with full features including circularly pierced almond-shaped eyes, broad nose and pursed lips, decorated overall with black, light brown and red pigments.

Provenance:
Kevin Conru, Belgium
Private American Collection

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