Vintage Dan Mask

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A vintage Dan mask from Liberia estimated at 1980s. The Dan people also known as Gio, live mostly in Côte d’Ivoire and Liberia. Dan masks are considered highly sacred and are the literal representations of nature spirits. Dan masks are usually characterized by a concave face, protruding lips and a high domed forehead. Traditionally carved from a single block of wood and covered with a dark brown patina.
5.5x3.25x10 H