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#5066 Old African Bobo Bwa Plank Mask Burkina Faso 38" H

#5066 Old African Bobo Bwa Plank Mask Burkina Faso 38" H

Regular price $900.00 USD
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Superb old Bwa Plank Mask Burkina Faso. These masks are believed to possess special powers which are controlled by those who wear them. Plank shaped w/ a half  oval face , The eyes are based on an owl ending with an  Antilope horns . Both of these  are thought to possess magical powers. The plank section is decorated with geometric patterns that creates an external rhythm which echoes the internal spiritual energy of the artwork.
38" H by 5.25" w by 5" d
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