2nd half of the 20th century, good condition
Large BWA cockerel mask,
the large mask can be turned on the solid iron stand.
Wood, matte patina, coloured version,
characterized by a rectangular mouth with teeth on show and high a high crest on the forehead,
minor damage, no cracks, some of the colour has rubbed off.
Masks of this type represent the spirit of Hombo who once helped the smiths and is therefore considered to be their guardian spirit.
Most ‘hombo’ masks depict creatures of the wild in an animal or fantastical form, invisible to people.
Knowledge of the nature of the masks and the meaning behind the geometric pattern is reserved for the male population.
All boys are inducted in this secret knowledge during a two-week initiation period, which also serves as a means of imparting social and moral values.
Dimensions: h: 90 cm, w: 28 cm, d: 33 cm.
Total weight: 8.4 kg, 8,400 grams
Shipping: Insured shipping via DHL with tracking number.
Catawiki member since October 25, 2015, received 133 reviews in total (45 in last 12 months)
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Beautiful eggs! Thanks for the quick delivery!
Flawless deal - highly recommended.
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Despite the long delay in receiving the order, I noticed that the paintings did not correspond, mostly to the publicity made, receiving up to five repeated balls. The choice was not made correctly.
Perfectly packed and delivered!
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Mentioned authentication in case of sale not sent with purchased item, then send print screen of other offer with regular mail, should be sued, looser, no place for life in this society.Koen.
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.je ne peux pas faire de commentaires je n'ai pas reçu mon achat - cela commence à être long du reste
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Livraison très lente du fait d’une erreur postale
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|Rest of Europe||$62.83|
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You can pick up this lot from the seller: Bergisch gladbach (NRW), Germany.