Traditional African Fang Mask 13”
Amazing Fang mask made in Gabon. Originally used by the Ngil society in Cameroon, Gabon, and Equatorial Guinea, fang masks were one of the African art forms that inspired Pablo Picasso's work in Cubism.Traditional Ngil masks were used by officials during the persecution of criminals as well as during the initiation ceremonies of young men. Some masks may show heavy patina, sometimes including African repairs. You will receive this exact mask.