This Punu mask is hand carved and painted in exquisite detail. Traditionally these masks are used by African tribespeople. They have become popular pieces of art, displayed in museums and homes around the world.
In 1972, Pat Nixon was the first First Lady to visit Africa. On her eight-day journey she traveled to Ghana, Liberia, and the Ivory Coast. She is one of the most world-traveled First Ladies, having traveled 131,723 miles to visit 31 countries.
Including stand: 10"h