African art handcrafted from one piece of Dan Passport Mask Deangle Liberia 572

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Seller: Top-Rated Seller naga_4823 ✉️ (469) 99.8%, Location: Addison, Texas, US, Ships to: WORLDWIDE, Item: 393774494582 African art handcrafted from one piece of Dan Passport Mask Deangle Liberia 572. Dan Passport Mask Deangle Liberia Store Special African items Special African items 75 $ 95 $Dan Passport Mask Deangle LiberiaThese masks are called Deangle or Tangle. Thought to portray a woman it dances in a style thought to be feminine, with gliding steps and graceful movements. Deangle dances for all to see as ‘she’ entertains and instructs the village in peaceful pursuits. Each Deangle mask reflects the skill of the artist and taste of the patron and while local variations occur there are long established criteria for Deangle that reflect a long standing Dan cultural aesthetics and styles. The Dan in the past lived in small villages and towns ruling themselves through a complex arrangement of family lineages, men’s secret societies and various initiation ceremonies. Famous for their masks the Dan believe that spirits of the wild known as Du manifest themselves in masks and masquerades to humans instructing and sustaining them in life. Famous for their masks the Dan believe that spirits, known as Du, live in the untamed forests and manifest themselves to humans in masks and masquerades instructing and sustaining the Dan in life. When during a dream a male was instructed by a Du to dance a mask, he would commission a carver to make a mask for him. Among the Dan, masks are grouped in an assortment of forms with different duties assigned to each. SIZE 18.8/9.7 CM SHIPING FREE DHL EXSSPRES Condition SOLD WHITOT THE STAND Description VideoThese masks are called Deangle or Tangle. Thought to portray a woman it dances in a style thought to be feminine, with gliding steps and graceful movements. Deangle dances for all to see as ‘she’ entertains and instructs the village in peaceful pursuits. Each Deangle mask reflects the skill of the artist and taste of the patron and while local variations occur there are long established criteria for Deangle that reflect a long standing Dan cultural aesthetics and styles. The Dan in the past lived in small villages and towns ruling themselves through a complex arrangement of family lineages, men’s secret societies and various initiation ceremonies. Famous for their masks the Dan believe that spirits of the wild known as Du manifest themselves in masks and masquerades to humans instructing and sustaining them in life. Famous for their masks the Dan believe that spirits, known as Du, live in the untamed forests and manifest themselves to humans in masks and masquerades instructing and sustaining the Dan in life. When during a dream a male was instructed by a Du to dance a mask, he would commission a carver to make a mask for him. Among the Dan, masks are grouped in an assortment of forms with different duties assigned to each. New Featured Items shop nowAfrican BOBO BIRD MASK, 20TH CENTURY, BURKINA FASO. handmade 449$123.85 shop nowGouro Gyela mask read from Zaouli dance handmade 342$89.18 shop nowTribal African tribal mask handcrafted unique Lega Congo Mask Mask (Kifwebe) 490$90.00 shop nowAfrican wearing of the mask in traditional African art in Ivory Coast 210$90.45 FREE SHIPING Great price DHL fast delivery Listings Feedback Add to Favorites Store Addtowatchlist © 2021 All Rights Reserved Condition: Used, Condition: stand not included, Handmade: Yes, Modified Item: No, Country/Region of Manufacture: Liberia, Culture: African, Provenance: Ownership History Not Available, Time Period Manufactured: 1600-1900

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