This African handcrafted mask comes from the Dogon people, who are famous for their use of geometric shapes in mask design. There are various Dogon mask meanings but this specific handcrafted mask is regarded with great respect for its beauty and strength. Used in animated dances also used on the final commemorative ceremony for an important Dogon elder.
Tribe: Dogon People
Origin: Mali - West Africa
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