Benin FESTAC Mask II

$100.00
Size

DESCRIPTION

This is a handmade FESTAC Mask crafted in Benin Nigeria. Made of Ebony Wood and inspired by the first Iyoba & Queen Mother, Idia; The mother of the Oba of Benin who ruled from 1504 – 1550. She was known to be a relentless warrior who played a significant role in the rise and reign of her son as king of the Edo Empire.

Unique in texture with distinctly carved finish details such as tribal marks. This is a great addition for walls in any room and suitable as gift for your art/cultural enthusiast friends and family for any occasion.

African Masks are highly regarded and sort-after by art enthusiasts and collectors. Not only for the unique details, but also for the several purposes they serve be it political, religious, entertainment, aesthetic, & others according to cultural beliefs. A phenomenon common to the various tribes across individual countries inside Africa.

SIZE

  • Available in 4 sizes, please choose from above
  • Size is shown as Width x Height in inches
  • Small: 4.5 inches x 9.5 inches
  • Medium: 6.5 inches x 15.5 inches
  • Large: 7.5 inches x 18 inches
  • X-Large: 10 inches x 25 inches

MATERIAL

  • Ebony Wood

FRAMING

  • Ready to hang

SHIPPING & PACKAGING

  • Orders are shipped from Chicago, USA within 1–2 business days.
  • Estimated shipping time 2-3 business days, depending on the location.
  • You will receive a shipping confirmation with the tracking number once it ships.