AN INNOCENT ANCESTOR MASK FROM LEGA TRIBE OF THE CONGO ( No 0054 )

£149.00
This is an innocent ancestor mask from the Lega people of the Congo.  It has an attractive round form. With simple engraving around the mouth.  The patina has some visible signs of age, wear and a nice sheen.  In good condition , Height of mask approx 25 cm.  This mask has possibly been tribally used.  It is more difficult to discern tribal use because these masks are not worn, but hung on racks outside the initiation hut.  Stand not included.