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Mask - VUVI - Gabon

Lot reference 22040909
Mask - VUVI - Gabon

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Vuvi mask Height: 29 cm; Width: 18 cm.

Vuvi masks are coloured in white, red or black. They have refined shapes, unlike the realistic style of the Punu and Lumbu masks of the bush. A double circular arc placed on a flat triangle depicts the eyebrows and the nose. The eyes are formed by almond-shaped slits. The mouth is in the form of an almond and more rarely in the one of a triangle. The mouth is always open and may present teeth. Thus, the mask carved with a few signs becomes a pictogram.
Vuvi masks have a flat shape, an open mouth, a triangular nose, elongated eyes placed under eyebrows running from the nose bridge to form a nice curve on each side. Vuvi masks can have a brown band going down from the middle of the lower lip to the bottom of the chin, symbolising the beard reserved to the dignitaries. Vuvi masks have a flat shape, they are abundantly covered with white pigments and the most often, they have a triangular chin.

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Catawiki member since September 21, 2018, received 28 reviews in total (28 in last 12 months)

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    bybo April 18, 2019

  • The object was indeed older (which is good) than described, a beautiful patina and was far too cheap. However, the seller must pack more carefully to avoid damages in the future to the fragile objects

    Korowai April 10, 2019

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    courlade March 28, 2019

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    Fafao March 25, 2019

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    grigio1 March 25, 2019

  • Il venditore è efficace, ma sua merce è di grande qualità.
    Affidabile.

    ctual March 23, 2019

  • OK !

    user-1cd0a0a March 22, 2019

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    well packed, quick shipping, item as described.
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    Wodimi March 20, 2019

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    Merci mais très mal emballée, pièce endommagée!
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    artrybtique March 18, 2019

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    Livraison très rapide et emballage impeccable. 100% convaincu !
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    Travis999 March 9, 2019

  • Great seller to deal with !

    user-2683461 March 1, 2019

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    artafrique February 19, 2019

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    wette February 18, 2019

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    LUCASANART January 22, 2019

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    tres bel objet comme prvu
    tres bon envoi
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    user-7890db9 January 10, 2019

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    Invio del lotto tempestivo ed efficiente. Segnalo purtroppo il distacco di un componente la maschera (pesce) dovuto probabilmente a confezionamento inadeguato.
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    tatiefraise007 January 7, 2019

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    tatiefraise007 January 3, 2019

  • Nice shield, quick delivery

    user-ae015cc December 24, 2018

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    frat243 December 19, 2018

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    Un excellent objet qui correspond à l'âge. Merci!
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    hammerpreis December 6, 2018

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    Très beau masque merci!
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    danmask November 26, 2018

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