Yaure Yu Mask 23”
Yaure Yu Mask 23”
Yaure Yu Mask 23”
Yaure Yu Mask 23”
Yaure Yu Mask 23”
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Yaure Yu Mask 23”

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The Yaure is a tribe found in Ivory Coast, yet their culture made a dramatic impact on West African mask culture. Traditional Yaure mask making is some of the finest in Africa. Many of their designs and artistic ideas have been assimilated into Guro carving. Lomane is the Yaure word for hornbill, whose features are mixed with that of a human in some masks. When two hornbills are present atop the mask it was made for a ceremony involving a chief. 23”x 8” across x 6” deep