Luba-Songye Kifwebe Mask Owl DR Congo, Africa. A rare striated face mask in the form of an animal, especially a owl found among the Luba. Such masks were especially found among the Eastern Luba. The striations recall the Songye style of mask. The animal form of this mask and its small size are from the Luba.
Luba Owl Mask
Inuits - Masque
Les Inuits sont un groupe de peuples autochtones partageant des similarités culturelles et une origine ethnique commune vivant dans les régions arctiques du Groenland et de l'Amérique du Nord. Il y a environ 150 000 Inuits vivant au Groenland, au Canada...
Kifwebe Society of the Songye people of D.R. Congo, magical figure depicting a standing man wearing a ceremonial dance mask, the mask with white striations in parallel in a dramatic and aesthetic way, some signs of age and the former presence of a skirt around the loins, as is traditional, and having a necklace of beads; collected by Belgian colonials in the Belgian Congo around mid 20th century, then brought to Belgium after D.R. Cong's independence, 24"h x 8"w
Luba Kifwebe Mask
Figure Date:15th–20th century Geography:Mali Culture:Dogon peoples Medium:Wood Dimensions:Length 28 in.
LUBA Sold for : 3 850 Euros le 28.10.2002
Luba kifwebe mask. D.R.Congo
Luba animal mask with ears
Luba owl mask
Luba owl mask DRC
Luba Kifwebe owl mask. Ethnic group: Luba, Songye Country of origin : D. R. Congo Material : Wood, pigment, paint, raffia, textile, shells Approximate age : Mid 20th Century Dimensions: 49cm x 28cm x 22cm (wooden part) + raffia, textile
Surprenant masque animalier « Kifwebe », Songye, République Démocratique
SONGYE KIFWEBE MASK, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO Height: 12 1/2 in (31.8 cm) | Sotheby's
Female Face Mask, Songye, Democratic Republic of Congo
Luba-Songye Kifwebe mask owl DR Congo, Africa. A rare striated face mask in the form of an animal, especially a owl found among the Luba. Such masks were especially found among the Eastern Luba. The striations recall the Songye style of mask. The animal form of this mask and its small size are from the Luba...