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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Ceremonial Mask With Beard

Dan People Liberia, Ivory Coast There are regional variations among the masks of the Dan people who live in the western part of the Ivory Coast and Eastern Liberia. Masks are characterized by a concave face, a pointed chin, a protruding mouth, an upturned nose and a high-domed forehead.