3484-Mask Kifwebe Songye African Art Congo Tribal Wood Superb Wooden Africa Female Carving. Common features among all kifwebe masks: High dome shaped cranium Nearly flattened, trapezoidal facial plane. The Bwadi Bwa Kifwebe male African Mask society is responsible for maintaining control, order and rule among the Songye people of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Community leaders African Mask use of witchcraft (buchi African Mask) and magic African Mask (masende) to enforce desired behaviour; to harness the powers of buchi and masende, kifwebe (literally meaning'African Mask') African Mask are danced. It is believed that the power of the African Mask provide Bwadi Bwa Kifwebe members with wealth and supernatural abilities.
Sources also point to their use during the installation and funeral of chiefs, the initiation rites of young boys and also in secret society meetings. Work around the clock for you.
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