Ceremonial Mask of Sutton Hoo: Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, in Suffolk, England is the site of two and early cemeteries. One contained an undisturbed ship burial including a wealth of Anglo-Saxon artifacts of outstanding art-historical a
This is the funeral effigy of England's King Henry VII (the father of King Henry VIII), who was the first Tudor monarch and reigned from 1485 to It is said to be the finest death mask in existence. It's also unusual in that his eyes are open.
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
Tchokwe Chokwe Mask – Zambia This beautiful ihongo chokwe mask symbolizes wealth and power, with unusual scarification patterns on the eyeline and cheeks. The mask originates from the Chokwe people of Angola. The wearer is said to have judiciary powers. The cross on the forehead, known as cingelyengelye, is an early Portuguese influence. #Chokwe #zambia #africanart #utilitarian #artdeco #decoration #tribal #art #collection #decor #artifacts #culture #collectors #museum #gallery #luxury…