#Africa | Dance crest "dagu" from the Senufo people of the Ivory Coast | Wood || Used for ceremonies preparing young men for the actual initiation, the membership of the "poro" society.
Face Mask (Kpeliye'e), 19th–mid-20th century Côte d'Ivoire, Mali, or Burkina Faso; Senufo Wood, pigment Source: Face Mask (Kpeliye'e) [Côte d'Ivoire, Mali, or Burkina Faso; Senufo] (1978.412.365) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
African Art from the Ivory Coast #7 | Pinned at www.africacrafttrust.org.za
Ivory Coast, Dan
Baule Mask from Ivory Coast
Africa | 'Gla' mask from the We people of Ivory Coast | Wood, pigment, textile, vegetal fibers, hair
Africa | War mask from the Dan, We, Guerre people of Ivory Coast and Liberia | The mask is intended to instill fear through its appearance combining human and animal features || The Bedford Stuyvesant Museum of African Art ~ http://issuu.com/cmboler/docs/bedstuy_final_book3_nobleed