LANDUMAN MASK 1, Guinea

This Landuman mask/headdress has not been vetted so our default position is that it was probably made to be sold.


Photographs © Hamill Gallery

LANDUMAN
NUMBE MASK 1
35.5" long x 10" wide x 5.5" deep
$500
Guinea

The Landuman make a numbe mask in a stylized animal-head form.  It is the only one mask they are known to use and is worn horizontally. It is comprised of an oval head, an elongated snout, and a set of horns on top, suggesting a buffalo.

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