Nigerian Artisans boast a rich Heritage of Mask carvings. The Eket Mask is an ode to the power of the sun, moon and cycles of nature. Eket farmers use these masks during rituals pertaining to agriculture and fertility. This mask, & different versions as well, are used during the Ogbom Ceremony to increase offspring and for a good harvest.
Origin: Nigeria, West Africa
Dimensions: 9"H x 3"W