SUKUMA STYLE MASK 2, Tanzania

Photographs © Hamill Gallery

SUKUMA STYLE
MASK 2
13.5" high x 8.5" wide x 2.75" deep
$300

Despite its weathered appearance, we believe this mask was made to be sold. The wood is light; the teeth are metal.

There is a good article on the Sukuma dance ceremonies by Aimee Bessire in the Spring 2005 issue of African Arts.

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