A Jimini Mask, Ivory Coast, Katiola region, village Fana, of hollowed form, the Jimini people are a subgroup of the Senufo, with two curved and slightly bent buffalo-horns, framed by pointed ears and wooden extensions like the well known “Kpelie” masks of the Senufo; fine, aged patina of resinous colour, incl. stand.
For a related exemplare s. Ernst Anspach Collection, New York.
500 – 600,- Euro
Height: 46 cm
Weight: 1,1 kg