Big, bronze IFE mask, Benin City, Nigeria, approx. 1980
Big bronze facial mask of the IFE tribe from the region Benin city in Nigeria. Beautiful face, manufactured using the method of lost wax, in which the mould is lost during the moulding process. Because of that, this is a unique piece, a unicat. The mask is aged and shows slight traces of use and aging. It is in good condition.
Length: 32 cm
Width: 21 cm
Weight: 2530 grams
Origin: Region Benin City, Nigeria
Date: approx. 1980