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Kponyungo Mask from Cote d'Ivoire, Africa the Senufo Tribe

Sale Price: $187.50 Original Price: $250.00

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  • Product description

    From the secret Poro society of the Senufo tribe native to Cote d’Ivoire, this Kponyungo mask is an amalgamation of a crocodile, hyena, ram and antelope. Features the eyes, teeth and jaws of a crocodile, muzzle of a hyena, horns of a ram and slender horns of an antelope. The Kponyungo mask is also known as the Firespitter or the funeral head mask. The powerful creatures were used to channel their powerful spirits to escort the dead to their next phase.

     

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  • Product condition

    Excellent condition.

  • Product Size

    8"W x 7"D x 16.5"H