|Dimensions||48.7 × 18.2 cm|
These types of African masks, designed to unveil the magician, are carved on the eve of the ceremony. That
A stern and sometimes ruthless appearance designed to counter mystical forces. accompanied by
Words, gestures, dances and sacrifices, it also intervenes in empowerments outside the mundane sight.
Velvet matte patina. Erosion, chip.
The appearance of these masks is usually coated with kaolin clay (the white evokes
ancestors), in the middle of the night, may cause fear. Ngil males used this type of mask
The association responsible for membership and the fight against witchcraft. Ngil is a purification ritual
Gorilla symbolizes fire. As the guarantor of peace, he also decided
Villages should be established, and conditions for development of agricultural land should be established.
Chopped matte patina.
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