Bamana Style and Baga Style Animal Masks, West Africa
Baga style (Guinea, West Africa)
Bird mask, late 20th century
Carved wood and pigment
Bamana style (Mali, West Africa)
Animal mask, mid to late 20th century
- cracks and wood splitting throughout; insect damage; chips, scratches, scuffs, and abrasions throughout each; pigment and patina loss; surface grime, debris, and accretions; insect damage.