Pair of Fon Gelede Masks from Benin

Pair of Fon Gelede Masks from Benin
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Pair of Fon Gelede Masks from Benin
Pair of Fon Gelede Masks from Benin
Pair of Fon Gelede Masks from Benin
Pair of Fon Gelede Masks from Benin
Pair of Fon Gelede Masks from Benin
Pair of Fon Gelede Masks from Benin
Pair of Fon Gelede Masks from Benin
Pair of Fon Gelede Masks from Benin
Pair of Fon Gelede Masks from Benin
Pair of Fon Gelede Masks from Benin
Pair of Fon Gelede Masks from Benin
Pair of Fon Gelede Masks from Benin
Pair of Fon Gelede Masks from Benin
Pair of Fon Gelede Masks from Benin
Pair of Fon Gelede Masks from Benin
Pair of Fon Gelede Masks from Benin
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Fon, Benin, late 20th century
Pair of masks - Wood with red, green, yellow, black, white oil paints, remnants of rubber inner tube chin straps.  Initials "S.P." painted on the back of both masks (8” h x 6 1/2” w. x 8 1/2” d., 7 1/4" h. x 8” w. x 7 1/2” d.).  
Ex. collection of Nancy Josephson.  Purchased by collector in Benin, c.2000.

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SKU: AFM-2003

$950/pair