This wall hanging piece is inspired by the Bwa Sun Mask. The circular face represents the sun and is used during dances to celebrate the farming season and bring fourth an abundant yield. The Bwa seek the aid of powerful natural spirits who live in the wild forests, bush country, and rivers surrounding their villages.
They create masks that make the spirits visible and put them in touch with their people. Dancing these masks on market days, funerals, and initiation ceremonies honors the spirits and brings forth their blessings.
Perfect for hanging on most walls, it can be hung with a nail that is provided along wiht the piece.
Height: 7 in (17.7 cm)
Width: 7 in (17.7 cm)
Length: .5 in (1.27 cm)
NOTE: This piece has been discounted due to a hairline crack formation. A picture has been provided above. The crack is mainly an aesthetic issue, it does not affect the piece's durability or longevity.
$65.00 Regular Price