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RARE LEGA MASK

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RARE LEGA MASK

Size 22 cm
Material Wood, kaolin and fibers
Origin D.R. Congo

Wood, kaolin and fibers

Idimu of delicate proportions. The oval head has a heart-shaped face with beautiful honey brown patina and original kaolin painting. This mask has the rare feature of having a handgrip on the back.

Provenance:
Colonial collection, Belgium
Benoit Rousseau, Brussels

Didier Claes Gallery, Brussels
Important private collection, Belgium