Bamana Hand-Carved Wood Marka Masks, Mali
Bamana (Mali, West Africa)
Three Marka masks, mid to late 20th century
Carved wood, natural fibers, metal, bead
- accretions and markings; some scratches, nicks, cracks and abrasions; oxidation, patina and areas of bending to metal; some significant chips or gashes to the bases.
- approximate measurements of one mask.