Makonde Lipiko Style Helmet Mask
Makonde Lipiko Style Helmet Mask
Makonde Lipiko Style Helmet Mask

Makonde Lipiko Style Helmet Mask

Regular price
$ 195.00
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$ 195.00

 Makonde Lipiko Style Helmet Mask

This Old Makonde “Lipiko” Helmet Mask originates from Southern Tanzania and Northeast Mozambique. The Lipiko helmet masks are worn on the top of the head and cover only part of the face. The helmet is worn tipped upward on the head so the dancer can see. The masks sometimes represent ancestral spirits, sometimes animals. The Lipiko masks, which in the language of the Makonde people means “helmet mask. This mask has  a wooden stand built in so it can be used on a shelf or table.  Makonde Style Helmet Mask Tanzania Carved Wooden Whole Head Third Eye Headwear Ceremonial Tribal African.

Size: 13" x 9 "

Made of 100% wood