Mask of Ituri
Mask from the Ituri region in northeastern Congo.
Wild and remote region, little known and studied.
It is a very lively and expressive mask, with its large slanting eyes, its toothed and arched mouth.
It is a mask representing a soothsayer who sees far away, who sees into invisible world.
It protects against any threat or danger.
Provenance : Private Belgian collection
Certification on request
Shipping : Insured, tracked and traced
Pick up possible at our gallery in Brussels (Sablon)
- Total nr of items
- Ethnic group/ culture
- Region/ country
- Congo DRC
- 1st half 20th century
- Sold with stand
- 23×0×0 cm