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Strange way to use ice pack but nylon may work to help cold or hot compress stay on longer. Was thinking might work for eyes when allergy season is near. Not as shown here, but like an eye mask.

Répartition des styles et variantes de la statuaire des différents groupes Fang. DR - "From an Archetype of African Sculpture to a Universal Masterpiece" | Sotheby's - When the avant-garde artists "discovered" African art at the turn of the 20th century, Fang statuary immediately stood out as the most accomplished form of African sculpture. However, on the eve of the First World War Fang sculpture was rare in Europe, particularly in comparison with the large number of objects which had been…

Africa | Details of Mboli mask (Guro) worn during a ceremony held in Brodoufla village, Ivory Coast in November 2009 | © Georges Courreges, via Flickr

Senoufo Mask Wanyugo Les Sénoufo distinguent le petit monde dans lequel les humains vivent et l’immensité pleine de forces inconnues. Ce masque sert d’intermédiaire entre ces deux mondes et une boule de substance magique placée sur le front ou dans la gueule du masque symbolise les forces du mal.

Face Mask (Kpeliye'e) [Côte d'Ivoire; Senufo] (1979.206.216) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art