Punu Mask - Gabon

Regular price $215.00 AUD
Regular price Sale price $215.00 AUD
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Originating from Gabon, the Punu mask is a distinct art form. Its serene, oval face with refined features symbolizes the idealized beauty of Punu women. Used in rituals and celebrations, it honors ancestors and mediates with spirits. The white kaolin clay covering signifies purity and spiritual connection in Gabonese culture. Today, the Punu masks are not only revered within their native communities but also admired worldwide for being beutyful decoration.

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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