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PENDE "long Bearded" Mask Mbuya Kiwoyo Muyombo. Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Regular price €350.00 Sale

African Tribal PENDE "long Bearded" Mask Mbuya Kiwoyo Muyombo. The Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Mbuya village masks are used to entertain a community during non-ritual festivities. Once used during Mukanda initiation ceremonies to mark the end of male circumcision rituals, Mbuya masquerades are now used to highlight a number of characters and roles in Pende society.