• Senufo mask with Kalao
  • Africa
  • Ivory Coast
  • Width : 7 1/8 inch
  • Height : 24 3/4 inch
  • Depth : 5 1/8 inch
  • Polychromic mask with beard and horned in the low part, with a Kalao bird in the higher part. It seems it is driving the comb in the forehead. Among the Senufo people, these masks with comb are found in the KPELIYE brotherhood, initiated hair-dressers at the Royal Court. This mask comes from a professor collection who stood many times in Ivory Coast during the 1950's.