You haven't verified your email address yet
  1. Catawiki
  2. Ethnographic & Tribal Art
  3. Ethnographic / Tribal art auction

Finelly carved Dan Mask -Liberia

Lot reference 11469741
Finelly carved Dan Mask -Liberia

The auction you are viewing has now ended

Show current auctions

Valid bid!

In order to place your bid, you'll only need to sign in or create a free account.

Already registered?

Waiting for extension Lot closed Open for bids in Lot closes in:

Current bid $ 327
Next minimum bid $ 349

No bids placed.

$ 327 Bidder 4949
07-05-2017 20:32:39
$ 305 Bidder 8532
07-05-2017 19:54:56
$ 272 Bidder 7510
05-05-2017 11:10:40
$ 259 Bidder 0873
05-05-2017 11:10:40
$ 202 Bidder 7510
04-05-2017 10:35:05
$ 192 Bidder 4949
03-05-2017 03:30:58
$ 170 Bidder 5107
03-05-2017 03:30:24

Mid XXth - Fine condition. Provenance Modou Sow

Finelly carved Dan Mask -Liberia

Brown Patina. complete coiffe, one chip off the lower part of rim on the back
Provenance: Modou Sow, who worked for the Berg-en-Dal Africa Museum.
Size: H=23 cm
The Dan people live in the forests in the western part of Ivory Coast and eastern Liberia and made various masks characterized by a concave face, a pointed chin, a protruding mouth, an upturned nose and a high-domed forehead.

Those mask where used to initiate young man to adulthood.
Today they are used principally in performance for tourists, the various masks had traditional functions ranging from entertainment to initiation to social control.

All our exclusive Art may be viewed or picked up in David Norden's Buy African Antiques Shop in Antwerp, by appointment.

Please note: Sold with written description of the tribe and private review by David Norden who guarantees this product's authenticity. No Stand.

NO PRICE LIMIT. Free shipping. Sent by registered and insured mail, or pick it up in Antwerp.

Be David Norden Buy African Antiques.  pro

Feedback score: 98.7%
Reviews given: 79
Member since: July 1, 2014
  • thanks

    KaptanKrunch November 12, 2017

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Toujours du Grand D.Norden = Très beau masque Goli avec belle patine d'utilisation- pigments rouges intenses-FANTASTIQUE
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    lovviere October 18, 2017

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Alles perfect in orde. Zeer goede aankoop.
    Nogmaals dank. Jos belde
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    Josbelde October 9, 2017

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Allways perfect transactions, excellent seller.
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    fernando4878 August 31, 2017

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Ce masque Guere/Wobe dégage à la fois force et sérénité. De plus le masque a été livré en 24h chrono!!! Du jamais vu......
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    lovviere August 24, 2017

View all 79 reviews

Free shipping

You won't have to pay any shipping costs for this lot.


The seller will ship the item(s) within 3 working days after receiving confirmation of payment. Some sellers may offer the possibility of picking up items by arrangement.

Pick Up

You can pick up this lot from the seller: Antwerpen (Vlaanderen), Belgium.

All auctions


Your bidding privileges have been revoked due to an outstanding payment. You can no longer place bids.

Once your payment has been processed, your bidding privileges will immediately be restored. Please note: if you choose manual transfer, processing your payment and restoring your bidding privileges may take up to 2 business days. We therefore recommend using one of the direct payment methods available from our payment screen.

Click here to pay

Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 35,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in

Never miss another special object!

Catawiki auctions off 30,000 special objects every week. Leave your email address, and we will send you free updates on our special objects and great discounts.

No, I'm not interested in special objects or discounts