Chokwe Man's mask from the Congo. The mask is worn in a traditional dance and celebration of the coming of age. Wood and have the mark of the tribe on the forehead. I do not know which tribe made this. It measures a large 15" X 12" and with the stand it is about 19 tall.
This is a Beautiful statement piece with woven beaded hair. In Good Vintage Condition, has some wear.
A couple of the wood beads are split. It has some age to it as well. Questions and input are welcome.
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