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Kifwebe mask - SONGYE - D.R. Congo

Lot reference 11370709

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Mid last century - Good condition

Authentic male KIFWEBE mask of the SONGYE tribe - D.R. Congo
Large mask. Dimensions: Height: 48 cm - Width 23 cm. Depth 24 cm Weight 1,300 grams. Comes without stand.
The mask has a unique line pattern and has a predominantly black colour with some red and white kaolin clay.
There are clear traces of wear and tear inherent to tribal use. (have a good look at the pictures which are part of the description)
The holes around have different diameters and have clearly been made by hand. The inside also has a beautiful patina that is related to use.
In a modern interior this mask will really come to its right thanks to its almost modernist look!
Part of a small specialized SONGYE collection:
Brought back by a Belgian mining engineer, who worked in the copper and malachite mining for the Union Minière du Haut Katanga.
I have posted some pictures from his photo album that are not included.
Comes with a description and a picture of AFRICANART.
Will be sent by registered mail.


Feedback score: 99.3%
Reviews given: 135
Member since: March 8, 2015
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    mooi masker en super snel geleverd.

    hanzeman October 3, 2017

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    très bon envoie
    figurine très belle

    christian2208 September 2, 2017

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    Très beau et ancien masque Dogon avec belle patine et pigments.

    lovviere August 31, 2017

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    Mooi oud masker, goed ingepakt ontvangen. Ben er blij mee!

    Autenticidad August 31, 2017

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    Africanart, bedankt voor de snelle verzending en het professionele inpakken. Ik ben ook heel blij met het door U meegeleverde Certificaat met ouderdomsverklaring, foto en beschrijving.authentiek stuk!

    Art-Gallery August 30, 2017

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Austria $ 23.45
Belgium $ 23.45
Canada $ 37.96
Switzerland $ 23.45
Germany $ 23.45
Denmark $ 23.45
Spain $ 23.45
France $ 23.45
United Kingdom $ 37.96
Ireland $ 23.45
Italy $ 23.45
Luxembourg $ 23.45
Netherlands $ 9.60
Norway $ 23.45
Poland $ 23.45
Portugal $ 23.45
Sweden $ 23.45
United States $ 37.96
Rest of Europe $ 26.80
Rest of the World $ 37.96


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