Baule Mask - Ivory Coast

Regular price $410.00 AUD
Regular price Sale price $410.00 AUD
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The Baule masks are often used in elaborate masquerades during important ceremonies, and festivals, representing spirits, animals, legendary figures, or the beauty of real people. The human face masks are characterized by their vibrant colors, intricate beadwork, and textiles. Baule masks are essential in conveying cultural narratives and spiritual messages within Baule society. The creative designs, unique forms, and artistic expression of Baule masks make them a beautiful home decoration, and a perfect part of a collection.

Care Instructions
For routine cleaning, a gentle wipe with a lint-free soft cloth will do the trick. Depending on the finish of the item, occasionally apply a beeswax coating to give it more lustre. For additional advice, please contact us.
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We’re focused on curating an unmatched selection of authentic, handcrafted, antique and vintage wares from across the globe. We work with independent, small-scale, local makers and distributors to bring you pieces that are sustainably made and sourced, often using reclaimed materials. Our supply chain is simple and direct, ensuring we can support communities, artisans and craftsmen abroad whilst bringing the best in unique and traditional techniques and design from faraway places and cultures.