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Spirit dance mask used by the Igbo tribe

Lot reference 19402683
Spirit dance mask used by the Igbo tribe

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4th quater 20th century - Good condition

Masked dancers wore extremely elaborate costumes and often their feet and hands were covered. With their masks, the Igbo juxtapose diverse notions, such as: beauty vs. bestiality; the feminine vs. the masculine; red vs. blue

Tribe: Igbo
Country: Nigeria
Age: 4th quarter 20th century
Material: Wood, natural pigments
Height: 32 cm
Weight: 919 grams

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Catawiki member since May 24, 2016, received 685 reviews in total (184 in last 12 months)

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    Perfect thank you
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    user-58ddc18 May 16, 2019

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    Seriöser Verkäufer Ware war gut verpackt
    Allerdings war die Maske etwas zu teuer dafür dass es eigentlich keine wirkliche Maske ist sondern nur Ein Abbild
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    user-6b53709 May 14, 2019

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    Thank you for your feedback. Nice to hear that the mask has been received in good condition. Regarding the mask, it is indeed not a face mask but a wall mask. These were hung on the wall in the men's houses. That's how I described the mask. I hope that this provides some clarification. Thanks.
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    TODO CORRECTO
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    OPIP May 8, 2019

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    Very well packed! 100%
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    user-593c59b May 7, 2019

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    Oggetto come descritto. Spedizione accurata e ben tracciata. Costi di spedizione adeguati. Il venditore ha allegato fattura con foto articolo. Molto felice dell'acquisto. Venditore raccomandato!
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    oresid May 6, 2019

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    heel goed ingepakt en vlot geleverd.
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    Iggy57 May 4, 2019

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    Livraison parfaite, très professionnel. Je recommande ce vendeur. TH
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    Snelle levering en goed verpakt! Item is volgens de kavel beschrijving!
    Bedankt, en graag tot het volgende item!!
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    user-0afb7af May 3, 2019

  • Emballage respectant les objets et leur destinataire. Transaction plus que respectueuse et pro.. Merci à vous

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    Fast, professional and item as described in great condition.
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    Nickelodeon April 26, 2019

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    Het masker werd zorgvuldig verpakt en snel verzonden. Het is een prachtig exemplaar. Ik ben er zeer tevreden mee.
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    Very pleased with all aspects of the transaction.
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    Negativt: merket som vanlige varer, ikke antikviteter. Jeg har handlet flere ganger før på Catawiki, uten å måtte betale VAT. Ca 50 EUR, som var en negativ overraskelse. Burde ikke skje.
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    Aleiarg April 23, 2019

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    Thank you for your feedback. I want to explain to you that I am only allowed to classify a shipment as antique if it is over 100 years old. Otherwise I commit a customs fraud when sending outside the EU. Your purchase is dated 2nd half of the 20th century and could therefore not be described as antiques. I'm sorry if this was unclear to you.
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  • Everything's perfect, thanks!

    Alyx April 22, 2019

  • Perfect 100% Satisfied Recommend Seller

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    all is ok, good protection for shipping
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    silvit April 17, 2019

  • Hello, very nice pièce. Thank you.

    user-0cf8080 April 16, 2019

  • Parfait !

    user-d02121a April 14, 2019

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    Goed verpakt en snel verzonden door deze verkoper ++++ ! Ik ben helemaal tevreden.
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    vijverln April 11, 2019

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    Excellent treatment. Great professionalism and ability to solve contingencies. Highly recommended. Good packaging and service, as well as concern for the customer.
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    user-c960ab8 April 10, 2019

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    Het beeld overtrof mijn verwachting, was zorgvuldig verpakt en de later verkregen informatie was zeer welkom
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    plaatjesman April 4, 2019

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    Goede verkoper, goede communicatie, snelle verzending, goed verpakt. Prachtig authentiek beeld.
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    gkeijsers April 3, 2019

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    DavidC69 March 29, 2019

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