10652. Mende Wood Carved Bundu Helmet Mask
Liberia, Dei region
Carved for women for the Sande society characterized by thin slit eyes, bulging forehead, delicate nose, upturned, grooved mouth, and lovely multi-parted coiffure with sculpted band showing cowrie shells and horns. Excellent quality. Height: 15.5 inches. Ex Michael Oliver NY Dealer, who acquired it from a LA collection.