Baga Nimba Headdress, Guinea


Baga Nimba Headdress, Guinea, wood with elaborate scarification, 26"x13". Worn in agricultural fertility rites as a compliment to a full length body costume made of raffia. The dance is usually performed in the field after the harvest. Good condition. Though this type of masks is often made to be sold this one has signs of wear and was possibly used in village ritual.

  • Model: AA31
  • Shipping Weight: 16lbs
  • 1 Units in Stock

This product was added to our catalog on Monday 27 January, 2014.

Your IP Address is:
Hauser Gallery • 10285 Highway 101 • PO Box 166 • Seal Rock, OR 97376 • 541-563-5232
Copyright © 2018 The Hauser Gallery.