Guro Wood Antelope Mask

14343. Guro Wood Antelope Mask

Ivory Coast

A lovely example with open jaw showing carved teeth, oval eyes with pierced slits keloids; upturned horns on forehead. Overall red brown pigment.

Size: 17 inches Length + custom mount.

Provenance: Ex Collection of Dr. Edward A. Spiegel (1931—2020) Professor of astronomy at New York University and Columbia University who worked on convection theory and on the application of fluid dynamics to astrophysics and was the first to discover Chaos Theory. As a professor, he gained a reputation among his students for his amusing stories of meeting other famous scientists such as Paul Dirac and Stephen Hawking. Cp. Similar example in Metropolitan Museum of Art. NY.

Original Price: $895

Special Price: $595


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