Nimba Sculpture

Nimba Sculpture from Guinea This is one of the most important masks of the Baga people. It is worn on the head and shoulders and is used in numerous ceremonies including agriculture and funerals. It embodies the power of women in society and represents fertility.

 

17″ x 8″ x 6″

$649.00

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Nimba Sculpture from Guinea. This is one of the most important masks of the Baga people. It embodies the power of women in the society and represents fertility. It is used in numerous ceremonies including agriculture to ensure a good harvest and at funerals to aide in the transition to the afterlife. It is worn over the head and on the shoulders of the wearer.

 

17″ x 8″ x 6″

Additional information

Weight 6 lbs
Dimensions 17 × 8 × 6 in