Mask (1) - Wood - zande/ Azande - Zande / Azande - Congo DRC

Description
Mask (1) - Wood - zande/ Azande - Zande / Azande - Congo DRC
mid 20th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear

Masks Zande/Azande, their beliefs revolve mostly around magic, oracles and witchcraft. They think that witchcraft is an inherited substance in the womb that lives a fairly independent life, performing bad magic on people's enemies. Since it is present, there are several rituals for protection and invalidation of witchcraft, performed almost daily

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Mask
Indigenous object name
zande/ Azande
Ethnic group/ culture
Zande / Azande
Region/ country
Congo DRC
Material
Wood
Period
Mid 20th century
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
5×32×14 cm
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