Lot 251: A fine Songye Kifwebe mask

A fine Songye Kifwebe mask, Songye; D.R. Congo

A fine and well used Kifwebe society mask with typical linear striations in black and white, the head rounded possibly denoting a female mask-personage, the mouth jutting and with slight smile. Probably from Kalebwe, or possibly further East. H. 14"

Property of a New England Private collector

Ex. Michaels collection, NY

Price Realized: $200

Share or Email This Lot

View all African Lots in this Auction

View all Lots in the Fine African, Oceanic and Native American Art Auction