Bamana Mask, Bamako District, Mali
Lot 212
Bamana Mask, Bamako District, Mali
Sold for US$ 1,875 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Bamana Mask, Bamako District, Mali
height 26 in (66cm)
ntomo, the anthropoid face with projecting vertical linear crest elements each overlaid with a row of cowry shells, the face also overlaid with the shells and red berries in linear patterns; glossy dark-brown patina.

Provenance:
Julius Carlebach Gallery, New York
Jack and Constance Wallinga, Minneapolis, acquired from the above in 1963

Exhibited:
St. Paul Science Museum, Minneapolis, 1968
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  1. Fredric Backlar
    Specialist - African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art
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