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Shark Fin Mask 3
26 " high x 15.5" wide x 2" deep
This headdress has been vetted as authentic with signs of use and age.
This shark-fin headdress has a separate small fin tied to the large one and two small spear forms attached near the top. It comes on a custom wood stand. A detail of the painted surface is below.
The shark fin shoulder masks worn by the Bidjogo people are some of the rarest in Africa.
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