Kpelie Mask

Kpelie Mask 2013-07-03T09:56:54+00:00

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Bambara N’tomo Mask

 

The three horned mask of the N’tomo society symbolizes that man contains a spirit composed of masculinity, impulsiveness, and desire.  Masks with increasing numbers of horns symbolize various levels initiates have reached in attaining the knowledge of themselves as men.

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