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Masque casque féminin "ngoin"

Cameroun Grassland, Kom (Bekom)

Provenance Taille Prix d’appel / Prix d'Estimation
Justin Barthels, Maastricht, The Netherlands H: 33,5 cm 700 EUR
Frais supplémentaires : 27% de commission, TVA, expédition et assurance transport

wood, pigments,

"Ngoin" represents a woman, the first wife of "kam", who embodies the male leader. Both mask types appeared together.


Homberger, Lorenz (Hg.), Kamerun, Kunst der Könige, Zürich 2008, p. 97. ill. 60