DAN TRIBE MASK HAND CARVED WOOD, SHELLS ,METAL BELLS, ROPE WORK HAIR and BEARD, ANIMAL TEETH, IVORY COAST, LIBERIA AFRICA This is a great example of a Dan mask. The Dan People also known as the Yacuba, are from Liberia. There land is forests and Savannas. Most of there masks are for the Secret Societies, Protection, and Rituals. They believe that the world is animated by a force called Du and that this force is manifested as invisible spirits which take human or animal form and who channel communication with the high God Zlan. These spirits may be perceived via the carvings of the mask. Worldwide in drama and dance, masks are worn to enhance the story and to clarify the emotions being expressed. Always, masks intensify and heighten the experience, whatever the intention of the wearer of the mask is. ~~ Mask ~~ Our Great Classic Dan Mask with Shells is surrounded at the top with Woven Rope Work and Shells. Fabric, Metal Bells and Real Animal Teeth embellish the bottom. This Beautiful Dan Mask was collected in Africa 1980s. Scuffs, Scratches, Weathering Etc. It Measures Displayed 13" Long X 9-1/2" wide. X 4" deep .~~ ACCEPTED PAYMENTS: CASH, CHECK, POSTAL MONEY ORDER, Paypal or I will email you with payment address to send checks or Postal Money Orders, Cash. ~ FREE SHIPPING USPS Priority mail with tracking in U.S. Only ~ for International mail rates or other Questions ~ Please Email Eric at or Call 330-434-1010

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  • Item #: M-DAN Teeth Bell #1
Price $175.00
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