Mask ~ Baule
Story behind the product ~ The Baule mask comes from the Akan people of the Ivory Coast. Adopting the sculptural and masking traditions from their neighbours, the Senufo and Yaure people. These masks are worn only in dances intended to entertain and have no ritualistic function. Looked upon as portraits of particular individuals, especially brave men of the village taking great care in engraving the patterns on the foreheads, cheeks and mouth.
Country of origin ~ Ivory Coast
Materials ~ Indigenous Wood
Dimensions ~ All measurements are approximate.
Design One ~ 18cm W x 13cm D x 50cm H
Design Two ~ 17cm W x 11cm D x 42cm H
Each piece has been intricately carved by hand. If there are small flaws it is a celebration of 'made by hand', making each and every piece unique with tiny little differences.
Note about shipping ~ Freight is not calculated at checkout as we will individually source the best price for your order. Freight quotes are based on volume of stock and destination.