240608 - Old African Yacouba Dan Mask - Yv. Coast.

€225.00

Old African Yacouba Dan Mask - Yv. Coast.
Size; 54 cm high and 30 wide.
Hand carved from a single piece of wood and Bronze bells and other material with color pigments.
This mask comes from the Dan culture of Ivory Coast. The Dan, also called the Yacouba, live in the west of Ivory Coast and the east of Liberia, in a forested region. This culture is organized around secret societies that control daily life in the villages.