Africa | Mask “gelede” from the Yoruba people of Nigeria | Wood with paint | “gelede” is a society exclusively for men, once a year they send their masks in all the villages around to increase fertility and to ward off harm.
Africa | Face mask from the Nunuma people of Burkina Faso & Songye Mask http://www.pinterest.com/pin/338332990730375790/ #masks
ARTE TRIBAL: Máscara. Es el que se relaciona con las tribus y los pueblos indígenas.
Africa | Anthropomorphic mask from the Dogon people of Mali | Wood | Depicting a person called "the hunter"
Mbole. D. R. Congo
Africa | Horned mask "giphogo" from the Pende people of DR Congo | Wood, paint
Africa | Face mask from the Grebo people of the Ivory Coast | Wood, brass tags and fiber
Africa | Mask from the Luba people of DR Congo | 19th century | Wood and natural fiber.