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Eket




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  • Country of origin: Nigeria
  • Size: 28 cm H x 16 cm W
  • Materials: wood, red pigment
  • Decorative african art
Mask with a serene facial expression from the Eket tribe, who are a subgroup of the Ibibio.

Eket sculpture includes traditional masks, figures, shutters, doors and other objects from the Eket people.

Recognizable for their decorative patterns and repetition of shapes, Eket sculpture takes several forms.

Face masks, usually from the Ekpo society, are varied in size and style.

2nd half of the 20th century


'EXCLUSIVE 20th CENTURY TRIBAL ART’


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Eket

  • Country of origin: Nigeria
  • Size: 28 cm H x 16 cm W
  • Materials: wood, red pigment
  • Decorative african art
Mask with a serene facial expression from the Eket tribe, who are a subgroup of the Ibibio.

Eket sculpture includes traditional masks, figures, shutters, doors and other objects from the Eket people.

Recognizable for their decorative patterns and repetition of shapes, Eket sculpture takes several forms.

Face masks, usually from the Ekpo society, are varied in size and style.

2nd half of the 20th century