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Catalog Number 1974.E.01.ed
Object Name Mask
Cultural Name Tchi Wara
Culture Bamana
World Region Africa
Sub-region West Africa
Country Mali Republic
Description Replica of Tchi wara wood carving; antelope head & horns. Possibly Segu-Minianka type. Small compact body of rectangular open work section, above which rises a powerful curved neck with a broad mane of decorative openwork, a firm narrow head and slightly curved horns rising above. Chocolate pigmentation color.

Function: Replica
Maker Adult Male
Material Plaster, paint
Dimensions English: [Overall]25.4" x 5.2" x 2.9"
Metric: 63.5 cm x 13 cm x 7.3 cm