Mask - Wood, color pigments - Luba - DR Congo

Description
Mask - Wood, color pigments - Luba - DR Congo
2nd half 20th century - Good

Luba masks are rare and are mainly found in the eastern Luba kingdoms. These masks are very similar to the Kifwebe masks used by the Songye, although they show more rounded features.
[Jean-Baptiste Bacquart, The Tribal Arts of Africa, p.156]
Good condition with the whole face covered with patterns of geometric bands that are characteristic of these masks.

Will be shipped with Track and Trace within the Netherlands, and will be shipped via registered mail for international shipping.

Lot details
Object
Mask
Ethnic group/ culture
Luba
Region/ country
DR Congo
Material
color pigments, Wood
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
14×22×35 cm
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