Carved Wood Shield - Bobo Mask

Carved Wood Shield - Bobo Mask

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Carved Wood Shield - Bobo Mask

African Shields

Product Description

Burkina Faso Bobo tribe in West Africa have Bobo African Shield used during war by warriors and as a ceremonial shield.

These hand-carved sheilds are also for agricultural ceremonies to promote a healthy harvest that will surely make a perfect statement in your home!

The masks' designs is used to draw people's attention. When worn on night performances around a fire, the effect is quite dramatic. The wearer holds the handle at the bottom of each mask during the ceremony.

Comes with a wall fitting for easy hanging. 

Please note the image is a reference only and there might be some variations on the Bobo mask you will receive due to the handmade nature of the item. 

Product Specification

Product Specification

  • 54 - 55 cm diameter
  • 21 - 22 inch diameter

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