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A close up view of a [Igbo] masquerade character called Ogaranya or (Big Man). The masquerader is seated. He is wearing a white face mask painted with black markings. The eyes, nose, and lips are bordered in black and there is a large rectangular area on the forehead that is incised with geometric striations and painted black, a around his neck is a beaded necklace. Carved on the top of the mask is a white sun helmet with a black border and a feather tucked in. The costume is made of a loose woven tunic dyed in batik tunic, baggy woven trousers and additional plaid cloth. In the background are spectators.