Tete de Beliye, or the Ram head mask, is one of the most popular Ivorian masks. The first President of Ivory Coast, Houpouet Boigny was called the Ram lovingly and this mask represents him in contemporary times. In ancient times, this mask was a symbolism of strength, stability, and longevity of traditions and customs.
***MADE TO ORDER: This is custom-made to order piece. It will take us approximately 2-3 months to hand carve and deliver this item. Kindly order this piece only if you are willing to wait for this period.
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1. Authentic traditional and cultural global products; 2. 100% hand crafted; 3. All logs are dried naturally and may have cracking, checking, beetle excavations as well as other natural characteristics. Most of the woods used have beautiful grain, rustic knots and unique color variation. 4. Due to natural wood used and handmade products, no two products are alike. Every product is exclusive. 5. Made in Africa.