Dan people, Liberia and Ivory Coast, Face Mask (tanka gle)

Dan people, Liberia and Ivory Coast, Face Mask (tanka gle)

Dan people, Liberia and Ivory Coast, Face Mask (tanka gle)

Dan people, Liberia and Ivory Coast, "Face Mask (tanka gle)," 20th century, wood, 8 5/8 x 5 3/8 x 3 1/8 inches. ­­The Palmer Museum of Art will open a new exhibition on Feb. 8, "African Brilliance: A Diplomat’s Sixty Years of Collecting," which will feature more than 80 works from East, Central, and West Africa collected over six decades by retired U.S. Ambassador Allen C. Davis.

IMAGE: Collection of Allen and Barbara Davis