Multi-Cultural Mask Assortment

Lot 86

    

Multi-Cultural Mask Assortment

(5) examples including a New Guinea carved and painted mask having a woven splint rim, cowrie shell, feather, boar tusk and hair attachments; and (4) contemporary African decorative wall masks
dimensions:  Height 27 1/2 inches, Width 14 1/2 inches, Depth 7 1/4 inches (New Guinea mask)
condition*:  Very Good, overall light wear consistent with normal use; some shells detached but included; crack to left ear of largest mask;crack to chin of mask having nose ornamentation
estimate:  $150-200
hammer price:  $75

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