Vuvi Mask (Gabon-Vuvi-002)

$190.00

Only 1 left in stock

Description

These are the masks of the Vuvi ethnic group. The Vuvi ritual of initiation emphasised the veneration of ancestors who had previously been initiated into the bwete (society). These masks are characterised by their ovoid shape and their distinctly arched eyebrows demarcating the heart shape.

Mask Information

Country of Origin…………….. Gabon
Culture………………………… Kwele
Function……………………….. Initiation & Veneration
Dimensions……………………. 56 x 27 x 5cm

Additional information

Weight 2 kg
Dimensions 56 x 27 x 5 cm

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Vuvi Mask (Gabon-Vuvi-002)”
SKU: Gabon-Vuvi-002 Categories: , , ,