Pende Mask, Gabon

 It is believed that these masks are used to cure illness. The colour white symbolizes the spirits of the dead, and in this case stands for the hope of being cured, and the black pigment represents illness – the combination of the black and white symbolizes the struggle of illness. ​ 

Size approx. (incl. stand)

15cm x 37cm x 15cm

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