1st half 20th century - Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
|Object:||Mask with facial scarifications|
|Ethnic group/ culture:||Chokwe|
|Region/ country:||DR Congo|
|Period:||1st half 20th century|
|Condition:||Vintage - used with visible signs of wear|
|Sold with stand:||Yes|
Face Mask with Forehead Scarification - Chokwe People, DRC
Dated to the first half of the 20th century
Dimensions approx. 20 x 13 x 10 cm
This item comes with a signed and stamped certificate confirming its authenticity. All our lots are appraised and checked by Jos Humblet. Mr. Humblet (°1954, Brussels) graduated in 1978 as Master of Art at St. Lukas in Brussels. From 1978 until 1993 he worked at the Royal Museum of Fine Arts in Brussels, where he specialised in formal analysis of works of art. Mr. Humblet started collecting tribal art in 1980 and became a dealer in 1995, specialising in art from Kongo, Nigeria, Cameroon and Chad.
This lot will be packed with the utmost care and shipped with DHL Express.
Catawiki member since August 11, 2018, received 32 reviews in total (31 in last 12 months)
|Feedback score:||96.8% (31 reviews)|
|(last 12 months)|
All was perfect!
an error occurred and i have still not received this figure which i paid for.
I contacted the seller as i recieved an item i didn't purchase by mistake. I have rewritten to him this morning.
A fine mask, promptly and safely delivered.
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Cette statue aurait dû être milieu du siècle dernier, or c’est une copie récente.
Je la retourne au vendeur
The item was exactly as shown and described. Very quick shipment and very well packed too. I'm 100% satisfied!
Our Pende Mbuya mask arrived in perfect condition and a certificate of authenticity came shortly after. We were pleased with our several communications with the vendor, AuthenticArt.
Lot conforme à la description et photo
Lot as describred in picture.Good packaging
Object well packaged, and as described through the photographs.
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|Hong Kong, China||$104.79|
|Rest of Europe||$38.60|