Nigeria, Mama Tribe, Buffalo Mask, Circa 1900
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
The back with conical bowl for attachment to a cap, a type used in Mamgam cult dances. Presented on a black metal stand.
16 in.; 24.5 in. with stand.
Purchased from New York City art dealer J. J. Klejman in 1973; a copy of the original signed invoice is available. The Collection of Dr. Malcolm Hardy, Chapel Hill, NC
Aged surfaces with appropriate wear.
$400 - 600