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A RARE SALAMPASU BODY MASK
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This is a very rare old mask and body form from the Salampasu peoples, DRC/ Congo, central Africa. Carved from a single piece of heavy wood, with a female form and traditional mask face on top. Very well worn, handled and weathered on the bottom edges, suggesting it sat, propped up for some time.The Mask measures 24.5 inches tall x 9 inches wide. A metal display stand can be included for an additional $34.00Completely original untouched patina.
Condition
fair/eroded
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A RARE SALAMPASU BODY MASK

Estimate $500 - $800
Dec 29, 2018
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Starting Price $50
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0045: A RARE SALAMPASU BODY MASK

Sold for $200
10 Bids
Est. $500 - $800Starting Price $50
No Reserve African Art Auction #39
Dec 29, 2018 12:00 PM EST
Buyer's Premium 18%

Lot 0045 Details

Description
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This is a very rare old mask and body form from the Salampasu peoples, DRC/ Congo, central Africa. Carved from a single piece of heavy wood, with a female form and traditional mask face on top. Very well worn, handled and weathered on the bottom edges, suggesting it sat, propped up for some time.The Mask measures 24.5 inches tall x 9 inches wide. A metal display stand can be included for an additional $34.00Completely original untouched patina.
Condition
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fair/eroded

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