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Wood with fine patina, red black and white pigments
First half 20th Century
Size : 58 cm long
The Elephant spirit mask, 'Ogbodo Enyi', is carved and used to avert evil spirits and bad luck in a masquerade performance often associated with a significant life event. The mask combines elephant and human forms in one powerful and striking, abstract conception.
|Height||58.00 cm||(22.83 inches)|