Bwa "Nwantantay" Hand-Carved Wood Mask, West Africa
Bwa (Burkina Faso and Mali, West Africa)
Nwantantay mask, 20th century
Carved wood and pigment
- breakage to upper left quadrant; scratches, nicks, scuffs, pigment loss, and abrasions throughout; build-up of accretions of dirt, dust, and grime.