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Egungun Headdress


Kumu Mask from the Ituri rainforest region in Democratic Republic of Congo.

Sold By: For African Art Gallery
SKU: 5515 Category: Tags: , , ,

Product Description

Item: #5515

Tribe: Yoruba

Country: Nigeria

Material: Cloth, Beads, Mirror, Metal.
Size: 26″ (66 cm) Tall

Condition: Good

Provenance: Private Estate Collection – California, USA.

A Yoruba Egungun Januform mask and regalia mounted on full display.
Egungun costume styles are extremely diverse as a result of both regional preferences and the fertile imagination of artists and patrons. Many Egungun costumes consist entirely of costly and extravagantly embellished cloth while others include carved headdresses.

Additional Information

Weight 6 lbs
Dimensions 14 x 12 x 12 in