Dan Style Handcrafted Wooden Masks, West Africa
Dan style (Côte d’Ivoire and Liberia, West Africa)
Three masks, mid to late 20th century
Carved wood, pigment, and fiber with a mud and clay patina
- accretions and markings, some items have areas of pigment loss and mud patina; some scratches, nicks, cracks, and insect damage; the largest mask has cracks and chips to the forehead and chin regions; chip to the ear/horn of one mask.
- measurements reflect one mask.