Baule Style Hand-Carved Wood Mask, West Africa
Baule (Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana, West Africa)
Mask, late 20th century
Carved wood and pigment
- build-up of dust, dirt, and grime accretion; breakage to lower quadrant; wood split to lower verso; impact damage to upper verso; splitting to wood, scratches, nicks, scuffs, and abrasions throughout.