Mask - Cowry, Plant fibre, Wood - Ngaady A Waash Bushoong - KUBA - D.R. Congo - Asian African Art
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Mask – Cowry, Plant fibre, Wood – Ngaady A Waash Bushoong – KUBA – D.R. Congo

 140,00

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

Object: Mask
Indigenous object name: Ngaady A Waash Bushoong
Ethnic group/ culture: KUBA
Region/ country: D.R. Congo
Material: Cowry, Plant fibre, Wood
Period: mid 20th century
Condition: Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand: No
Dimensions: 42×20×22 cm
Weight: 1500 g

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Description

Very beautiful Ngaady A Waash Bushoong mask from the KUBA people of DR Congo. The mask has a headdress which is very complete. The mask represents the first KUBA wife of the king. It represents the ideal of beauty.

The wooden mask is richly decorated with the following materials: beads, shells, pigments and fabric

Provenance: former 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).

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