Baule-Yaure Style Wood Mask, Côte d’Ivoire
Baule-Yaure style (Côte d’Ivoire, West Africa)
Mask, late 20th century
Wood and pigment
- cracks and wood splitting; scratches, chips, pigment loss, scuffs and abrasions throughout; previous insect infestation growth throughout; accumulation of dust, dirt and grime particles; evidence of elemental wear.