2nd half of the 20th century.A lot of tear and weat, one old crack at the mouth.
Height 24 cm.
Width 17 cm.
Wood and Kaolin.
Lulua masks ; the heterogeneous composition of the people and the considerable area they occupy, explain the many stylistic overlappings with their neighbors. The formal and functional diversity of the masks testifies to the region as an ethnic crossroads and sometimes makes it difficult to confirm their origin. One can distinguish at least two categories of wooden Lulua masks. The first group consists of face masks with concave eye-sockets and intricate geometric painted patterns; the second consists of face masks with concave eye-sockets, simpler patterns, and plank-shaped crest. Lulua masks with their pointed nose and deep eye-sockets were probably used during circumcision and funeral ceremonies.
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Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Very well. A beautiful little scupture for a nice price
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.envoi rapide et super bien emballé. Pas de surprise avec la statuette, fidèle aux photos et à la description
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Tutto bene, come sempre. Grazie
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Due oggetti molto belli. Sono pienamente soddisfatto. Grazie
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Goed verpakt en snel verzonden
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