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Mask - D.R.Congo, Yaka. Probably used at circumcision rites for young boys, symbolizing fertility and virility.

Mask - D. Probably used at circumcision rites for young boys, symbolizing fertility and virility.

Mask. Central PENDE; DRC. Royal Museum for Central Africa. Gift from R. P. Biebuyck. Registered in 1929. Studio R. Asselberghs – photo F. Dehaen, RMCA Tervuren ©

Object type : mask Place of collecting : Democratic Republic of the Congo > Katanga > Lualaba Culture : Chokwe Date of acquisition :

Lega. D. R. Congo

Lega artist Maskette (lukwakongo), late century Wood, kaolin, and fiber - link doesn't work

Africa | Mask from the Ibo people of Nigeria | Wood and pigment

AN IBO ZOOMORPHIC MASK Nigeria Of elongated form, the blackened forehead with carved parallel grooves, long flat nose over simiesque snout, painted white and black.

Fine Tribal Aduma Mask Congo

Fine Tribal Aduma Mask Congo

African Masks, African Art, Masks Art, Tribal Art, Shamanism, Congo, Ephemera, Africans, Mascaras

masks of the Kumu are called "nsembu" or "ibole. They appear in paired dances that contrast male and female roles during initiation into the "nkunda" divination society. H: 34 cm H: 13.4 inch Provenance Alain de Monbrison, Paris, France (1990) Eduard Hess, Oberwil, Switzerland Expertise Alain de Monbrison, Paris, Februar 1990

masks of the Kumu are called "nsembu" or "ibole. They appear in paired dances…

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fang masque | maskheaddress | sotheby's pf1208lot6f5xhen

fang masque | maskheaddress | sotheby's pf1208lot6f5xhen

Mask - YAKA - D.R. Congo

Mask - YAKA - D.R. Congo

Offered in Catawiki's Ethnographic & Tribal Art Auction (Congo): Mask - YAKA - D. Anterior to 1930 - Good condition.

Africa | Mask from the Kuba people of Kasai, DR Congo | Wood and vegetal fiber

Mask from the Kuba people of Kasai, DR Congo. Wood and vegetal fiber.

Mask , early 1900s. Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Yaka , early 20th century.

Mask , early Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Yaka , early century.

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Baoule Mask - The Baule currently reside in central and eastern parts of Ivory Coast. Their masks are used for rituals related to agriculture, fertility and funeral ceremonies.