Old and rare Malinke mask (Guinea/Mali) with a simian face and a crested headdress. Wood with a deep black patina, with obvious traces of carrying inside. The features of the face are highlighted by thin aluminum strips, as are the teeth, the hairstyle... This type of mask is quite rare among the Malinke, whose "comb masks" or Ntomo are better known... Height : 32 cm. Sold with base.