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Mask of Bwami - LEGA - Democratic Republic of the Congo

Lot reference 13386329

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$ 12 Bidder 9857
15-01-2018 13:57:03
$ 2 Bidder 9390
13-01-2018 16:14:49

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: 10
Member since: June 27, 2017
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    Accurate description and perfect packaging. Many thanks!
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    jmob January 15, 2018

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    L'objet est bien arrivé, et semble conforme.
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    Treizecharmes January 3, 2018

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    Sehr schöne Maske - aber ich verblieb als einziger Bieter und musste ganz schön blechen; werden Sie günstiger, steigt garantiert der Umsatz!
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    Katzinchen January 1, 2018

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    Commande parfaite. Elle correspond au descriptif. Bien arrivé. Emballage sécurisé.
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    congo1971 December 3, 2017

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    L'objet est beau, cependant j'aimerais bien recevoir le certificat annoncé
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    Treizecharmes October 25, 2017

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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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Netherlands Free
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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