COLLECTIONS AT THE MUSEUM

Headdress Mask
Sande Female Secret Society Helmet M
Yaka Initiation Mask
Bembe Ceremonial Mask
Ceremonial Mask With Beard
Female Statute
Terra Cotta Vessel - Woman with Hips
Songye Fetish Power Figure (Nkisi)
Warrior Mask
Female Fertility Figure
Female Fertility Figure
Masks With Cowrie Shells

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Warrior Mask

The Wobe Guerre/We People Ivory Coast, Liberia The Guerre people traditionally live in the Ivory Coast. The mask is often grimacing and fierce looking. Animal, human and metal materials may be used such as teeth, nails, shells, brass balls, feathers, hair, hide and horns.