Michał Staczkun

Michał Staczkun

Michał Staczkun
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Mgbedike masquerade, Nigeria, 1946

Wearing mask and masquerade costume covered with fluffy or furry material, appliqued panels at front. Mask has long horns and sharp teeth. Small group of adult men accompanying masquerade. Man at right playing a small gong.

Africa | A "Yegue" mask from the Ku'ngang society of the Bamileke people of Cameroon | Natural fiber hood covered in cowrie shells, topped with horns and long braids of hair at the back.

A "Yegue" mask from the Ku'ngang society of the Bamileke people of Cameroon. Natural fiber hood covered in cowrie shells, topped with horns and long braids of hair at the back.

Africa | Mask from the Bamileke people of Cameroon | Horn, vegetal fiber, cowrie shells, human hair and textile || The kunggang of the Bamileke belong to an important association of healers and headmen, and for the purification of villages. They represent the power of intervention against sorcery.

Africa Mask from the Bamileke people of Cameroon Horn, vegetal fiber, cowrie shells, human hair and textile The kunggang of the Bamileke belong to an important association of healers and headmen, and for the purification of villages. They represent

Asmat ancestor skull

Asmat people: skull of headhunted enemy ( and not of ancestor); the lower jaw is absent, given to her wife as a necklace by the asmat headhunter. which board jewelry or skulls!