Depicting the famous Initiation ceremony of the Poro of the Senoufu community, the mask represents the initiation of a boy into manhood and was exposed only during the ceremony. This mask belonged to the guide or the teacher of the boy, who trained him into manhood.
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Caisedra (Acajou du Sénégal)
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