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Mask (1) - Wood, pigments - Bembe - Congo

Lot reference 30989113
Mask (1) - Wood, pigments - Bembe - Congo

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Location: Belgium
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$29 Bidder 1444
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1st half 20th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear

Total nr of items: 1
Object: Mask (More lots)
Ethnic group/ culture: Bembe
Region/ country: Congo
Material: pigments, Wood
Period: 1st half 20th century
Condition: Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand: No
Dimensions: 36×13×4 cm

Provenance: Private Belgian collection. Bruno Biemans collection.
Sold with a certificate of authenticity.

Robert Biemans, born in 1927, graduated from the ULB (Université Libre de Bruxelles/Free University of Brussels) as a doctor;
He worked as a conscript in the former Belgian Congo, from 1953 to 1975.
After the independence of Congo in 1960, he was missioned to Rwanda as a medical officer for the Belgian government in Kigali.
Interested in African art, he accumulated several pieces from the African continent throughout his career.
A second part of his collection, owned by the second son of Mr. Biemans, Bruno Biemans.

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    Maschera interessante, confezione buona, grazie per arrivo insieme ad altra maschera.
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    amatore46 December 13, 2019

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    Maschera interessante, confezione buona, grazie per arrivo insieme ad altra maschera.
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    amatore46 December 13, 2019

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    very beautiful item, well packed and quick shipping, thanks
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    Wodimi December 13, 2019

  • le petit Nkisi est bien arrivé, parfaitement embalé. Il est magnifique et je suis enchanté demon achat ainsi que du service. C'est le 2º fétiche que je vous achète et en suis très contant.Amitiés
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    biurguignon2014 December 13, 2019

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    Mooi masker gekocht.Goed verpakt en snel verzonden.
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    hanzeman December 13, 2019

  • A big, super fine Kuba Textile. Excellent Service. Again, Thank you!

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  • All Perfect!
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    Parfait, notamment livraison parfaite par Chronopost
    (N B: éviter absolument le transporteur Colisprivé, avec qui je n'ai QUE des problèmes, ce, de façon chronique et apparemment non perfectible.)
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    Todo perfecto. Embalaje completo. Vendedor 100% recomendable
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    Statua Dogon interessante, buon imballaggio, mi piacerebbe avere qualche notizia in piu' sulla sua funzione. Grazie e complimenti
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    Hello! The item arrived today. Well packed and in good condition.
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    Bel objet conforme à la description.
    Envoi rapide et soigné.
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    coppere December 5, 2019

  • Item was sent promptly, carefully packaged, and arrived in a timely manner. I appreciate the attention given to the wrapping and packaging so that it was protected throughout the shipping process.

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    Goed verpakt,Snelle afhandeling,Dankjewel.
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    As always a very nice item.! Perfect wrapping and shipping. My compliments again for this excellent seller.! Namaste
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    christianpotin November 29, 2019

  • nice item-thanks

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United States $33.02
Austria $27.51
Belgium $11.01
Canada $36.32
Denmark $27.51
France $19.81
Germany $19.81
Ireland $27.51
Italy $27.51
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Spain $27.51
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Switzerland $29.71
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Rest of Europe $27.51
Anywhere else $44.02

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