Guru Mask - 3
Guru masks originally from Ivory Coast, East Africa
Hand carved out of ONE piece of wood. Extremely detailed art work.
This noble mask is adorned with the horns of a ram and a bird leaning forward. For the Guro people of Cote d'Ivoire, this mask symbolizes bravery and compassion. The Guro people include animal depictions in their masks to personify the spirits of the underworld. This sese wood mask is stained with polish and finished with kola nut.