Lot 241: A Fine Kuba Bwoom helmet mask

A Fine Kuba Bwoom helmet mask, Kuba- Bushoong; D.R. Congo

The mask of classical bell-shaped helmet mask form, the forehead covered in copper with beaded strips, the nose with beaded nostrils and central ridge, copper to the face, the chin with dangling piece of hide with shell decorations. Fine old patina from use. H. 14" /20" w/ attachments

Property of a New England Private collector

Ex. Dr. Meyer Osterman, MA

Estimate: $900 - $1,200

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