BAGA STYLE NIMBA MASK 7, Guinea

This Nimba mask shows little evidence of age or use and was probably made to be sold.


Photographs © Hamill Gallery

BAGA STYLE
NIMBA MASK 7
59" high x 17.5" wide x 24" deep
Wood
Guinea
$2500

This is the largest and has the best traditional form of these Nimbas. The carving is crisp, with a nice balance of smooth and textured areas. There is a repaired area, probably a crack, on the back that has been painted over (see detail below).


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