Papua New Guinea Dance Mask Vokeo Islands
This is an old fabulous Vokeo Islands Dance Mask from Papua New Guinea. This mask is known as Lewa, which represent the ancestor Tangbwal has a more angular face then most making its nose more prominent. This is carved from hard wood, in classic exaggerated form with a large nose in a bulbous form and rounded forehead. This Dance Mask is to evoke the power of certain spirits, ritualistic dances complete with costumes and songs are performed with these masks. Such ceremonies are undertaken to ensure successful hunting, and to bring bountiful harvests and for many other reasons. This would be a wonderful addition to your home or collection. Late 20th-Century Comes on Stand This mask shows Natural age and wear 16 Inches Tall 18.5 Inches Tall on Stand 7.5 Inches Wide 4 Inches Deep AT BACARA WE STAND BEHIND ALL OF OUR MERCHANDISE.
YOUR SATISFACTION IS OUR MAIN GOAL, AND WE THANK YOU FOR SHOPPING AT BACARA. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\Pacific Islands & Oceania". The seller is "bacara-online" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Color: Multi-Color
- Style: Pacific Islands & Oceania
- Maker: Papua New Guinea
- Material: Wood
- Original/Reproduction: Original