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Makua Animal Mask

Tanzania 

Animal Mask. Makua Culture, Tanzania

This very unusual Makua animal mask depicts a wild cat or mouse. The mask features an elongated nose and small, upturned ears. Strands of tiny glass beads and a set of inserted animal teeth can be found below the nose. The wooden surface has been coloured with red pigments, and finely engraved whiskers adorn each side of the mask.

Ex Private Collection, Germany

Estimated Period: Mid-20th Century (1950’s)

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2400
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SIZE
H: 30 CM
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