Central African Antique
Central African carved wood mask (Pwoom Itok), Kuba/ Bakuba peoples, Democratic Republic of the Congo, characteristic cone-shaped eyes, surrounded by pierced holes, painted designs in red, black, and
African carved wood "Kidumu" mask, Teke-Tsaye peoples, Democratic Republic of the Congo, disc-shaped face, divided by a horizontal stripe, decorated with white and red pigments, approx 19.75"h, 17.75"
Best in the West Auction: Art-Cowboy-JewelryBozeman, MT, US
Featured in this lot is this Central African Mangbetu African Walnut male bust collection. The collection consists of two miniature busts with traditional elongated head of the Mangbetu tribal people
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