Kwele'Ekuk' Mask-36.6/25 CM. He Kwele Art Mask Vintage Wooden Carved Mask live south of Gabon and northern Republic of Congo in the Ogooue basin. In a context of civilisations which include the Fang, Kota, Tsogo Art Mask Vintage Wooden Carved Mask, Mahongwe, etc.
The main concern of all nobles, including village and clan chiefs, was to keep the communities united and at peace. The Bweete, a ritual that served this end, was performed at more or less regular intervals and was a valuable tool in the process of social balance. The Bweete, whose celebration was decided at a meeting of key leaders, is a ritual lasting a whole week.
The hunters are going to the forest from which they come back with their game, wearing "Ekuk" Art Mask Vintage Wooden Carved Mask, entering the village and inviting the people to dancing and singing. Ekuk means both"forest spirit" and children of Bweete ».
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