Mask - Wood - Lega - Congo

Description
Mask - Wood - Lega - Congo
2nd half 20th century - Good

Little Lukwakongo mask. Classic heart-shaped concave style. Bright wood patina. Traces of kaolin. Beard with ‘lunzelu’ fibre. Bulging eyes with conical sockets. Open oval mouth. Traces of insects.

Lot details
Object
Mask
Ethnic group/ culture
Lega
Region/ country
Congo
Material
Wood
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
15×10×6 cm
Weight
89 g
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