You do not see them often. It does have eye slots.
Please note the last 2 photos in the gallery consists of another listing we have, that we obtained at same time as this piece. Mask is in good to very condition with no major defects of note. A few places in the reed weaving have cracked but it has little effect on the appeal of the mask.
We took multiple pictures for your consideration. We only gently dusted it off, so you may wish to clean. It had a bit of a musty odor, as if it had been hanging or stored somewhere for a very long time. Was bought form a large collection of antique & vintage African tribal artwork, sculptures, statues and masks. The identification of the mask is based on it's comparison to.
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Rest assured that what you will receive is EXACTLY what is shown and detailed in this listing. The item "HAND CARVED WOOD PUNU OKUYI MASK FROM GABON with REED WRAPPED BORDER Brown/White" is in sale since Tuesday, June 16, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\African\Masks".delks" and is located in Indianapolis, Indiana. This item can be shipped to United States.