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Dan Takangle Mask


Dan Takangle mask from Liberia.

Sold By: For African Art Gallery
SKU: 2591 Category: Tags: , ,

Product Description

Item: #2591

Tribe: Dan

Country: Liberia

Material: Wood, pigment.

Size: 10.5″ (22.7 cm) Tall

Condition: Good

Notes: Stand not included.

The Dan takangle mask is danced for entertainement, their function is singer masks (gle so) as they support the “great Mask” (go ge)and give expression to the authority of the influential Go society. As the deangle mask, it is used in conjunction with circumcision camps for adolescent boys. The Dan deangle mask acts as a mediator between the camp and the village.

Additional Information

Weight 6 lbs
Dimensions 12 x 12 x 12 in