Mask

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Object number: Z 12297

Description: Obo. Wooden face mask with a domed head and serrated crest on top. Incised decoration and the face has been painted white, with blue marks. Some fibre remains in the holes along the edge of the mask. Said to be reminiscent of Igbo designs.

Cultural sub-group: Avianwu

Town: Fuga(r)/Avianwu

Measurements: 47.5 cm long, 30 cm wide