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Mask of Bwami - LEGA - Democratic Republic of the Congo

Lot reference 13386329
Mask of Bwami - LEGA - Democratic Republic of the Congo

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First half of the 20th century - in good condition - Metal stand included

Mask of Bwami - LEGA - Democratic Republic of the Congo

First half of the 20th century - in good condition - Metal stand included

Mask used during the very rich rituals of Bwami society. Owned by an insider, it is kept in a special basket.

Very expressive model with slanted eyes, covered with an old burnished kaolin, containing fragments of mica.
Enigmatic, somewhat simian.
Strong presence, old patina.

Provenance : colonial collection

Height : 23 cm

Certification : on request


Shipping : Insured, tracked and traced
Pick up possible at our gallery in Brussels (Sablon)

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Feedback score: 100%
Reviews given: 36
Member since: June 27, 2017
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    Magnifico! Anche meglio di quanto aspettassi! Grazie mille
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    pape620 June 22, 2018

  • item received thanks

    Masamba1957 May 19, 2018

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    Meiner Meinung nach zu teuer. Riecht streng und ist jünger als angegeben oder unlängst überarbeitet. Aber ein Foto macht oft mehr her!
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    Katzinchen May 9, 2018

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    Ein ungewöhnlich gut ausgearbeitetes Stück. Selbst wenn keine Kultspuren erkennbar sind,
    eine Zierde für die Sammlung.
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    Katzinchen May 9, 2018

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    PARFAIT.
    TRES BEAU MASQUE .
    MERCI .A+
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    jean-paul95 April 28, 2018

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United States $78.11
Austria $42.06
Belgium Free
Canada $120.17
Denmark $42.06
France $18.03
Germany $18.03
Ireland $42.06
Italy $42.06
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Norway $42.06
Poland $42.06
Portugal $42.06
Spain $42.06
Sweden $42.06
Switzerland $42.06
United Kingdom $18.03
Rest of Europe $54.08
Anywhere else $156.22

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