MOSSI WANGO MASKS Burkina Faso, Formally Upper Volta, Diolaso region
A fine Wango mask, White brown and black pigments.
Rich aged patina, large face and a female figure on top
There are masks of this type without the figures atop, are known as Yatenga, this type of masks, with figures atop are known as Wango.
minor losses wood opening scratches,cracks wood opening etc...due to age
pls check pictures thanks