Lot: 13497th Auction
Anthropo-/ zoomorphic mask with two pairs of eyes
Mali, Bamana / Malinke
|Provenance||Size||Starting price / estimated price|
|John (1946-2019) & Pam Finley, New Orleans, USA||H: 9.8 inch||This object is not available anymore.|
wood, clay-like mass, abrus seeds, base
This mask probably belongs to the context of the "korè" initiation society, but cannot be clearly assigned to a specific type. It could be a hyena mask "suruku".