A BRAVE BIRD MASK FROM THE SONGYE TRIBE OF THE CONGO ( No 12 )

£168.00
This is attractive bird mask from the Songye people of the Congo in Central Africa.  Has unusual form, we have never seen before, which is in its favour.  The patina has a remnants of white and red pigment.  In good condition.  Length of mask approx 35cm.  This mask has possibly been tribally used, but we are not certain.  Stand not included.