BAMUN/KOM MASKS, Cameroon




Bamun
Mask 2
19" high
$1000

 

Kom
Mask 3
18.5" high
$1200



Bamun
Mask 5
21.5" high
$1000



Bamun
Mask 9
21" high
$1000



Bamun
Mask 16

14.5" high
$1000



Bamun
Mask 17

12.5" high
$800



Bamun
Mask 18

14.5" high
$1000



Bamun
Mask 19

17" high
$1000



Bamun
Mask 20

15" high
$1000

The masks above have been vetted as authentic.


BAMUN/KOM STYLE MASKS, Cameroon

Despite their appearance, the masks below show no evidence of age or use and were probably made to be sold.

 

Bamun Style
Mask 1
19" high
$650

 

Bamun Style
Mask 4
16" high
$500



Bamun Styled
Mask 7
21" high
$750



Bamun Style
Mask 10
16" high
$650


 

Bamun Style
Mask 11
29" high
$900

 

Bamun Style
Mask 13
18" high
$650

 

Bamun Style
Mask 15
22" high
$650




Kom Style
Mask 21

9.5" long
$600

Bamun Style
Mask 31

9.5" high
$500 



Photographs © Hamill Gallery

BAMUN/KOM, MASKS, Cameroon

These helmet masks depict males of noble lineage and represent power and authority. Rank and other information is conveyed by the noble coiffures, double-lobed knitted caps and ornate crests using various motifs restricted to royalty.

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