Very rare Kuba Ndengese mask from Kasai.
The eyes are large and circled, the mouth is tiny and round. The nose is very long and thin. Please note the attachment holes on the forehead, used to wear the rest of the masquerade dress.
Semi-hard wood with an apparent red patina.
- Indigenous object name
- Nyibita Ngeendé
- Ethnic group/ culture
- Region/ country
- Congo DRC
- 2nd half 20th century
- Good condition, used with some signs of wear
- Sold with stand
- 50×15×5 cm