19TH C. NEW CALEDONIAN KANAK MASK

Origin:  Melanesia, New Caledonia     (Provenance: Old French Collection.  Ex. Denis Ghiglia)

Period/Date: 19th century         

Materials:  Hardwood, traces of old paint

Description:  This old expressive mask, is presented on a custom bronze display stand.  Pierced holes on the temporal lobes for attachment.  Old took marks with dry varied patina on the backside.  Traces of red and white paint remain.  A well used example with charm and soul.  Possible early glued mend to the side of the nose.

Dimensions:   Height 7.25"  (18.5 cm), Width 5.25"  (13.5 cm)

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