A TAMAKO DANCE MASK
Provenance: Private Swedish collection
These masks are used during the Cumeeira hut dedication ceremony. Their pointed chins metonymically recall the pointed base of the central house post.
Wayana Aparai Indians, Mato Grosso, Brasil. Good condition
Vegetal fibre, natural pigments, wax and clay modeled. 135 cm
Price: € 2.300,-