Big Bobo mask
Big Bobo Mask colour
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A stylised and colourful piece of traditional Bobo and Gurunsi art used in celebrations and ceremonies.
Its elongated shape and checkerboard pattern give it a tremendous power of visual seduction.
For the agricultural peoples of the Sahel, these masks are of great importance as they are believed to restore the divine balance between the sun, the earth and rain.
It is made of acacia wood and comes from Burkina Faso.