Antelope Mask Wall Hanging

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Animals are common subjects in African masks which are used as part of ceremonial costume. Animal masks connect people with the spirit world that traditional African beliefs say inhabit the forests and open savannas. An animal is also a symbol of specific virtues. In African mythology, the antelope symbolizes vivacity, velocity, beauty, and visual sharpness. This mask measures 17" high x 7.5" wide and is made of painted tin.