Fang Ngontanga Four Faced Helmet Mask, Gabon


This Fang Ngontanga Four Faced Helmet Sculpture from Gabon will add dimension and discussion to your living spaces! Such a mask from the Fang people from Gabon and Cameroon areas appeared in the early 19th Century and represented the spirits of women. It was used to locate sorcerers and during dancing at feasts, funerals, and celebrations of birth, amongst other ceremonial times. Hand carved and crafted from one solid piece of wood.10"Wx16"Hx11"D