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Long-Beak Dan Mask - Ivory Coast
Long-Beak Dan Mask - Ivory Coast
Long-Beak Dan Mask - Ivory Coast
Long-Beak Dan Mask - Ivory Coast
Long-Beak Dan Mask - Ivory Coast
Long-Beak Dan Mask - Ivory Coast
Long-Beak Dan Mask - Ivory Coast
Long-Beak Dan Mask - Ivory Coast
Long-Beak Dan Mask - Ivory Coast
Long-Beak Dan Mask - Ivory Coast
Long-Beak Dan Mask - Ivory Coast
Long-Beak Dan Mask - Ivory Coast

Long-Beak Dan Mask 25″ on Stand – Ivory Coast – African Art

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This zoomorphic mask was carved in the style of the Dan people of Ivory Coast/Liberia. The mask showcases a bird-like face with an extremely long beak. It measures 25 inches tall, 29 inches on the custom stand, and weighs 2.5 pounds. The tip of the right horn is chipped and there is some wood deterioration on the front side of the beak. Wear and tear throughout. Please inspect photos carefully.

Type of Object

Face Mask

Country of Origin

Ivory Coast, Liberia

Ethnicity

Dan

Material

Wood, Pigment

Approximate Age

Unknown

Height (Inches)

25" mask, 29" on stand

Width (Inches)

7"

Depth (Inches)

6"

Weight (Pounds)

2.5 lbs mask, 6.5 lbs on stand

Overall Condition

Chip on horns. Wood damage on beak. Wear and tear throughout.

Tribe Information

About the Dan People

The Dan are known for their superb woodwork. Masks are the single most paramount form of artwork created by the Dan, creating a bridge between the supernatural and physical worlds.
Read more about the Dan here.

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