Lot 22 - The Todd Barlin Collection Part III Oceanic Art - Sale as0569

 
Lot 22
Two Dan Masks, Liberia, Africa [2],
both finely carved, one has fibre hair & inserted metal teeth, one on custom stand
Note:
The border between Cote d'Ivoire & Liberia cuts across several ethnic groups including: the Dan, Wee, Kran & Grebo. In Dan society dangerous forest spirits are translated into the form of human face masks
H 21.5-23 cm
Estimate $400-600

Sold for $600

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