A HALF HUMAN HALF ANIMAL MASK FROM LEGA TRIBE CONGO C. AFRICA( No 0183)

£165.00

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This is attractive animal mask from the Lega people of the Congo in Central Africa.  Has unusual form, with large, erect animal ears.  The patina is multidimensional, slightly worn with some erosion in places.  The raffia beard symbolises elder status.  In good condition.  Length of mask approx 40cm.  This mask may have been tribally used, but we are not positive.  Stand not included.