BALI ELEPHANT MASK 9, Cameroon

This nicely carved mask shows no evidence of age or use and was probably made to be sold.


 

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BALI
ELEPHANT MASK 9
42" high x 9.5" wide x 8" deep
Cameroon
$300

This piece has some noticeable shallow dented abrasions on the forehead (see detail below). The inside surface of the ears and nostrils are painted a light red color. The mask was carved with a deliberate twist of the trunk to one side.

 

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