Lot 36: African Punu Maiden Mask
November 9, 2016
Dania Beach, FL, USALive Auction
Description: DESCRIPTION: African wooden maiden mask from the Punu Tribe in Gabon. Features the hand painted and carved visage of a woman with an elaborate head piece. These masks were typically made in the motif of a pleasant woman, to counteract the dismal atmosphere of funerary procedures. CIRCA: 20th Ct. ORIGIN: Gabon PROVENANCE:Stoetzer Inc.. This piece does have the proper certification. DIMENSIONS:H:12" L:8" W:6" CONDITION: Great condition. See lot description for details on item condition. More detailed condition requests can be obtained via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or SMS (305) 333-4134. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Akiba Antiques shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.