click an image to see the large version - 12 pictures out of a total of 36 pictures of Mali - Dogon Dance
traditional dance mask, the cow
Kanaga masks, depict a bird of prey with outspread wings
traditional mask, the gazelle
Dogon culture is prolific with ancestor worship
Satimbe mask with a woodcarving of a female figure
the dances have great religious and cultural significance
dance mask, the cow
a Sirige mask has strong magical powers
an impressive wooden mask
the impressive costume and mask of the magician
a female figure is represented by a man
a Walu mask depicting an antelope
all photography on this page by Willem Proos
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