Mask - Wood - sokomutu - Hemba - DR Congo

Description
Mask - Wood - sokomutu - Hemba - DR Congo
1st half 20th century - Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear

Hemba, Sokomutu mask, D. R. Congo early 20th century. Beautiful small mask with a gorgeous patina of use and traces of ritual offerings. Ex Gallery Tony P, Minimenstraat/Brussels Sablon. Ex collection F. Delva, Waregem/Belgium.

Lot details
Object
Mask
Indigenous object name
sokomutu
Ethnic group/ culture
Hemba
Region/ country
DR Congo
Material
Wood
Period
1st half 20th century
Condition
Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
18×18×18 cm
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