Africa | Guere from the We people of western Ivory Coast | ca. 1940s | Wood, metal, tin, nails, tacks, iron bells, animal hair, animal horn, cloth, natural pigments charcoal, red ocher, blue and trade paint in silver/ aluminum, herbs/ magical substances?
Africa | Pair of kple kple bla masks from the Baule people of the Ivory Coast | Wood, paint and fiber
Africa | Mask from the Bete people of the Ivory Coast | Wood, metal, natural fiber
** Maske der Ngere, We / Elfenbeinküste ** incl. Ständer **
The Bedford Stuyvesant Museum of African Art
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
Africa | 'Gla' mask from the We people of Ivory Coast | Wood, pigment, textile, vegetal fibers, hair
Côte d'Ivoire ~
War/Power mask from the We Guéré people of the Ivory Coast | Wood, horns and other natural fibers
Guere-Wobe war mask, Ivory Coast H: 13 (excl. attachments) The powerful male mask with rounded forehead, deep furrowed brow, and white clamshel...