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Huge African squid head mask -IJO BINI ORU-Nigeria

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Huge African squid head mask -IJO BINI ORU-Nigeria

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$ 627 Bidder 3583
19-07-2017 21:04:58
$ 570 Bidder 8507
19-07-2017 19:42:44
$ 513 Bidder 8507
19-07-2017 13:33:27
$ 456 Bidder 7906
18-07-2017 19:21:24
$ 433 Bidder 7906
18-07-2017 19:21:16
$ 411 Bidder 7906
18-07-2017 19:20:45
$ 388 Bidder 7906
18-07-2017 19:20:35

1st half of the 20th century - Good condition

Huge African fish mask of the IJO tribe Nigeria. In beautiful used condition Visible signs of wear and tear. The head of the squid has a dragon-like appearance.
Originally this mask is painted in bright colours. Time has however weathered the paint and faded the colours. Great condition, missing some pieces by use.

Extremely rare piece of museum quality

Dimensions approximately:
Length: 183 cm
Width: 76 cm.
Height: 58 cm.

The stool underneath the mask is not included.

Preferably take out in the region Baarle Hertog/Nassau

Be Dr. Livingstone  top

Feedback score: 98.7%
Reviews given: 722
Member since: November 26, 2014
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    Bel objet
    Masque peu courant
    Reçu bien emballé
    Vendeur de qualité

    Gourdet July 20, 2017

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    Well packed, fast shipment, nice piece!

    TerraDelFuego June 21, 2017

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    Thanks, for the beautiful mask, and excellent shipping!!

    TerraDelFuego June 1, 2017

  • Extremely handsome item. All aspects of the transaction dealt with professionally. Thanks!

    mdja1959 June 1, 2017

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    Oggetto come da descrizione, spedizione veloce, imballo ottimo

    Emaghi June 1, 2017

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The seller prefers the lot to be picked up from Weelde (Belgium). Shipping is possible by arrangement only. Costs of shipping are at the buyer's expense.

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