Mask

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Object number: Z 11909

Description: Agbadzi. Wooden face mask. The fibre is still attached to the holes around the base. This mask was probably for boys’ masquerades and made by the boys themselves. It bears traces of white and purple, grey or red pigment.

Cultural sub-group: Yekhee

Town: Agenibode/Agenegbode

Measurements: 39 cm long, 9.5 cm wide