A POWERFUL ANCESTOR MASK FROM LEGA TRIBE OF THE CONGO ( No 0060 )

£158.00
This is a powerful ancestor mask from the Lega people of the Congo, Central Africa.  This mask embodies the belief that ancestors do not need eyes to be able to see.  Features a simplified face.  0re.  The patina is well worn on the front and the back.  Has remnants of pigment.   In good condition.  Height of mask approx 25 cm.  This mask could have been tribally used, but because this type is not worn, it is difficult to discern.  Stand not included.