Mask - Wood - Mvondo mask - LWALU - Congo DRC

Description
Mask - Wood - Mvondo mask - LWALU - Congo DRC
mid 20th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear

Classic Lwalu mask of reddish colour with white around the rectangular eyes and black on the coiffure. It shows all the features of an old and well-used piece. Tribal marks under the eyes. Fine mouth and pointed chin

Masque, Lwalwa, République Démocratique du Congo
LWALWA MASK, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO

Collected Mid 20th Century - Belgium Private Collection

Lot details
Object
Mask
Indigenous object name
Mvondo mask
Ethnic group/ culture
LWALU
Region/ country
Congo DRC
Material
Wood
Period
Mid 20th century
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
31×17×11 cm
Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 50,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in