|Ethnic group / culture:||Bena Lulua|
|Region/ country:||DR Congo|
|Period:||Mid 20th century|
|Condition:||Good condition, used with some signs of wear|
|Sold with stand:||No|
Stylistic mask from the LULUA people of DR Congo. Lulua masks are rare and were probably used during circumcision and funeral ceremonies. They display enlarged eyes and complex scarification patterns on their cheeks. This detailed wooden mask is in good condition with a fine aged patina. The right ear contains a chip in the wood.