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African Tribal Mask
African Tribal Wall Art Mask
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Handcrafted African Tribal Mask from Gabon, West Africa 19.5"tall


The traditional Punu mask originates from the Punu people of Gabon. The Okuyi mask would be worn to entertain on festive occasions, when they danced to incarnate the spirits of  ancestors. This specific mask represents an idealised female face by the scarifications on the forehead of the mask and the high  coiffure which was a typical hairstyle of the woman within this region. Okuyi meaning the 'rite of passage ritual'

Tribe: Punu People
Origin: Gabon
Dimensions: 19.5"9"6"
Weight: 750g
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