Round eyes suggest surprise, as a personage opens his mouth in amazement. Named Oblong in the Akan language, such masks are characterized by a long, narrow face. Carved
by hand, this beautiful personage shows hair drawn up in a smooth triangular headdress. Skilled artisans working with Cobishowkase I sculpts the piece from sese
wood; mansion polish adds the rich color.
Height: 15 inches
Width: 7 inches