Big African Tribal LEGA Mask from the Bwami Society with scarifications - Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Big African Tribal LEGA Mask from the Bwami Society with scarifications - Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Regular price €300.00 Sale

Masks like these were used in instruction and initiation ceremonies into the five progressive levels of Bwami, the association that Lega men rise through with lifelong learning and deeds. ( text from Hamill Gallery ).

  • The second half of the 20th Century
  • Good condition for its age and use
  • Height 31 cm. Width 18 cm. Depth 8 cm
  • Wood, Kaolin. Send with Bpost Track and Trace
  • Source https://www.hamillgallery.com/