AN UNUSUAL HUMAN /ANIMAL BWAMI MASK, LEGA TRIBE OF THE CONGO ( No 0076)

£188.00
This is an unusual ancestor mask from the Lega people of the Congo. It almost looks like it has animal ears mixed with a human face. Features burnished dot decoration.  An interesting construction.  The patina has remnants of kaolin pigment and black dye.  In good condition,  There is some erosion around the mouth.  Height of mask approx 25cm.  This mask may have been tribally used.  Stand not included.