Igbo Tall Maiden Mask / Headdress, Nigeria

$ 8,500.00

  • Igbo Tall Maiden Mask / Headdress, Nigeria
  • A Tall carved wooden conical shaped mask or headdress, with elaborate carved details and some openwork design, kaolin clay pigments and remains of woven textiles that were part of the costume worn by the dancer.
  • Igbo peoples, Nigeria, Africa.
  • Measurements: Headdress itself is 22.5 inches tall.
  • Condition: fair, well worn
  • Age: Mid 20th Century
  • The mask will include a custom display stand.
  • Provenance: The Robert Banks collection, Maryland.