BAMANA N'TOMO MASKS  ARCHIVES, Mali

The Bamana N'tomo masks below have been sold and are left here for reference and educational purposes.

BAMANA
N'tomo Mask 3
18" high
SOLD 

BAMANA
N'tomo Mask 2
21.5" high
SOLD

BAMANA
N'tomo Mask 4
24" high
SOLD


The Bamana N'tomo masks above been vetted as being authentic.

BAMANA STYLE
N'tomo Mask 12
27.5" high
SOLD

Photographs © Hamill Gallery

BAMANA N'TOMO MASKS, Mali

Among the Bamana, one of the most popular dances is that of the Ntomo association. Functioning as a bush school for the young, they were performed at harvest festivals. The number of horns indicated the sex of the mask. (male: 3 or 6, female: 4 or 8, androgynous: 2,5 or 7.)

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