Spoon depicting a mask with horns
Dan culture, Ivory Coast
First half of the 20th century.
Height: 47 cm; Width: 11 cm; Depth: 5 cm.
(sold with a stand)
Elegant Spoon in wood with a dark patina, carved with a large bowl. On the reverse, geometric motifs are incised in two symmetrical friezes.
The handle ends into an anthropomorphic face, reminding the masks. It is flanked with big, arched and incised horns.
Ceremonial spoon not meant for daily use, but reserved to specific rites and events.
- Prima metà XX secolo
- Costa d'Avorio
- Eccellenti condizioni
- 47×11×5 cm
- Cuillère cérémonielle figurant un masque à cornes
- Venduto con supporto