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African tribal SALAMPASU Mugonngo Warrior Mask, Congo.

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African tribal SALAMPASU Mugonngo Warrior Mask, Congo.
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Description
  • Origin: Salampasu. Democratic Republic of the Congo.
  • Date: Around 1950.
  • Materials: Wood, black and white kaolin and red dying paste.
  • Size: "Height 34.5 cm. Width 20 cm. Depth 14 cm."

    The Mugongo society of warriors is responsible for the protection of Salampasu communities; society members protect against invasion from rival clans or other external forces. To become a member of Mugongo, Salampasu boys must be circumcised and pass through its various initiation sub-societies, the highest of which is the society called Matambu (within which the highest initiate level is called the Mukish).

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  • Location: This item ships from Belgium

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  • Condition
    Nice condition with a lot of dance traces.
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    African tribal SALAMPASU Mugonngo Warrior Mask, Congo.

    Estimate $700 - $1,000
    Dec 20, 2017
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    0052: African tribal SALAMPASU Mugonngo Warrior Mask, Congo.

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    Est. $700 - $1,000Starting Price $1
    Tribal and Ethnic Art
    Dec 20, 2017 5:00 PM EST
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    Lot 0052 Details

    Description
    ...
  • Origin: Salampasu. Democratic Republic of the Congo.
  • Date: Around 1950.
  • Materials: Wood, black and white kaolin and red dying paste.
  • Size: "Height 34.5 cm. Width 20 cm. Depth 14 cm."

    The Mugongo society of warriors is responsible for the protection of Salampasu communities; society members protect against invasion from rival clans or other external forces. To become a member of Mugongo, Salampasu boys must be circumcised and pass through its various initiation sub-societies, the highest of which is the society called Matambu (within which the highest initiate level is called the Mukish).

    Please note that this lot has a confidential reserve. When you leave a bid in advance of the auction, submit your maximum. The bidder who has submitted the highest bid wins the lot, provided the bid exceeds the reserve price.

    Shipping:
  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $94.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.
  • Location: This item ships from Belgium

    Your purchase is protected:
    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.

    In the rare event that the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. Buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
  • Condition
    ...
    Nice condition with a lot of dance traces.

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