Initiation mask - Wood - Tetela - DR Congo - Asian African Art
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Initiation mask – Wood – Tetela – DR Congo


Mid 20th century – Good condition, used with some signs of wear

Object: Initiation mask
Ethnic group/ culture: Tetela
Region/ country: DR Congo
Material: Wood
Period: mid 20th century
Condition: Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand: No
Dimensions: 33×22×10 cm
Weight: 600 g

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Fine face mask from the Tetela people of DR Congo. The mask has typical Tetela patterns of horizontal lines.
This detailed wooden mask is in good condition with a fine aged patina. Traces of tribal use.

Provenance: Ex private collection from Belgium.

Shipping within 24 hours after the payment is received. Tracking number will be provided. Signature upon delivery. Fully insured.
May as well be viewed and picked up at the Asian African Art Gallery in Vessem (NL).