A Baule/Yaure mask

550.00 incl. VAT

Category: SKU: FSA02055

Description

A Baule/Yaure mask, Ivory Coast, close to Tiebissou not fare from the Sakassou region, with a heart-shaped concave fascial plane, a broard, protruding mouth beneath a slender nose, framed by small circular pierced eyes, on top of the forehead two curved animal horns, pierced on the rim for attachments; white and geyish pigments on natural brownish surface, the Yèwèrè people are an ethnic group within the Baule population. Their masks are rare.

Tiebissou

700 – 900,- Euro

Height: 43 cm
Weight: 1,2 kg