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Traditional African Art - Eket Mask
Traditional African Art - Eket Mask
Traditional African Art - Eket Mask
Traditional African Art - Eket Mask
Traditional African Art - Eket Mask
Traditional African Art - Eket Mask

Description

The Eket mask comes from Nigeria. It has a unique shape and configuration for a Eket mask, that typically tend to be round or oval.. Layered wirh wonderful geometric sensibilities, this well worn beauty with it's penetrating gaze diverted all negative energies to alternate habitats.Traditionally, this mask was worn to attract positive, protective, prosperity oriented energies to the village. It was also worn during annual Yam harvest festivals to give thanks to the higher powers for a successful harvest. Powerful purpose...powerful artifact. Eket Mask from Nigeria - Height: 22 inches. Width: 11 inches. Depth: 4 inches. Materials: wood and pigments. Price: $495.00



Traditional African Art - Eket Mask

$495

Posted about 2 years ago in Bronx, NY

Condition: Used (normal wear)

Collectibles & Art - Art


Morris Campbell

Morris Campbell

Member since Jul 2019