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Rare 4-sided mask called Ngon Ntang - FANG - Gabon

Lot reference 18630145

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Current bid $582
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Location: Belgium
Auction fee: 9% of the winning bid
Shipping to United States: $75.78
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$582 Bidder 9572
14-07-2018 20:49:29

First quarter of the 20th century - in very good condition and original patina - without stand

Rare 4-sided mask called Ngon Ntang - FANG - Gabon

First quarter of the 20th century - in very good condition and original patina - without stand

Mask with a very rich and dense symbolism related to Fang myths about the origin of humanity.
The 4 sides are at the same time autonomous and complementing each other. They refer to lunar cycles, gifts of clairvoyance, sacred dimensions of every individual who is made up of 2 elements: the vital soul and the free or immortal soul .

Mask with pure plastic beauty, mysterious and secret.
It introduces us to the invisible worlds of myths and spirits.

Rare for its aesthetic qualities and age.


Provenance belgian private collection hdb

Height : 30 cm - Diameter : 29 cm

Certification and details about collection on request


Shipping : Insured, tracked and traced
Pick up possible at our gallery in Brussels (Sablon)

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Feedback score: 100%
Reviews given: 40
Member since: June 27, 2017
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    Masamba1957 July 9, 2018

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    I wanted to have one for many years !
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    Schantle June 26, 2018

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    Magnifico! Anche meglio di quanto aspettassi! Grazie mille
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    pape620 June 22, 2018

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    Masamba1957 May 19, 2018

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    Meiner Meinung nach zu teuer. Riecht streng und ist jünger als angegeben oder unlängst überarbeitet. Aber ein Foto macht oft mehr her!
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    Katzinchen May 9, 2018

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United States $75.78
Austria $40.80
Belgium Free
Canada $116.58
Denmark $40.80
France $17.49
Germany $17.49
Ireland $40.80
Italy $40.80
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Spain $40.80
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Switzerland $40.80
United Kingdom $17.49
Rest of Europe $52.46
Anywhere else $151.55

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