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25. Small Mask - Pende - D.R. Congo

Small Mask - Pende - D.R. Congo

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$ 367 Bidder 1419
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$ 345 Bidder 6879
18-01-2015 20:26:40
$ 324 Bidder 1419
17-01-2015 16:08:57
$ 270 Bidder 6879
17-01-2015 13:34:33
$ 216 Bidder 9391
17-01-2015 13:34:15
$ 216 Bidder 6879
17-01-2015 13:34:15
$ 162 Bidder 9391
13-01-2015 21:32:18

First half of the 20th century - Good condition

Small Pende mask.
Provenance: Gaëtan Schoonbroodt - Collected before 1952

The Pende or Phende (ethnonym: Bapende or Baphende; singular Mupende or Muphende) are an ethnic group from south-west of Congo and the Kasai Occidental region around the diamond mines of Tshikapa, and the Kwilu region in particular. Their population is estimated to be around 250,000.

This is a small mask charged with magic at the back. Slight damage to the nose and the side of the mask (as depicted).

Height: 15 cm - 21 cm incl. stand

Can be viewed or picked up, if desired, at David Norden's African Antiques Shop in Antwerp.

Sold with a written description of the tribe and with the private opinion of David Norden.

Free delivery. Sent by insured and registered mail with Track & Trace.

Please note: seller guarantees this item's authenticity.

Be David Norden Buy African Antiques.  pro

Feedback score: 98.5%
Reviews given: 66
Member since: July 1, 2014
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    great headrest, very quick shipping, always again thanks !!!

    Wodimi March 14, 2017

  • Fantastic pieces, great communication and fast delivery. Great guy, Thank you

    ExquisiteAfricanArt March 6, 2017

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    L'achat n'a pu être finalisé mais le vendeur m'a appelé et j'ai accepté ses explications franches et le remboursement.

    pierreguerin2 February 19, 2017

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    Transaction parfaite

    PRIMDAN February 10, 2017

  • Reclamar a Catawiki a la menor incidencia. La figura llegó mal embalada y rota!. He tenido que devolverla al vendedor y este "señor" no ha querido reembolsarme los gastos. Mal profesional.

    kiti14 January 30, 2017

    Response by seller
    Accidents can happen during transport. the feets of a terracota figure broke during transport.Client has been paid back.

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