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African Bakota mask

African Bakota mask
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African Handcrafted Bakota Mask


Region: Ghana

Material: Wood

Size: 40cm (H)

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African Bakota mask

African Bakota mask

Size: 40cm (H) - Mask above

An African Bakota mask that originates from Ghana and has been handcrafted by a tribesman from the Bakota tribe.

This African mask has been decorated with brass and colorful blue,red and white bead inlays. A Bakota mask is used for festivity and celebration. It features the characteristics of an elderly man with a small beard, while the face symbolizes its strength. The Bakota Mask has the significance of Kingship, a ceremonial tribal mask representing the longevity and reign of the King.

The wood used is Sese wood which is then tanned black and polished to give the Bakota mask a smooth clean feel.

We have a large selection of African masks to choose from in our African masks gallery. Should you be looking for a particular masks that you can not find on our website then e-mail us and we will see what we can arrange for you.

Other styles available - view our main mask page

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