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Alunga mask. BEEMBE, subgroep BASI-MUKINDJI; Ramazini, DRC. Royal Museum for Central Africa. Tervuren. Belgium. #Mask

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mask Materials wood, raffia, pigment Place of collecting Democratic Republic of the Congo > Bandundu > Kwango Culture Mbala Acquisition related person Ferdinand Pierre, as donor Date of acquisition Dimensions cm x 20 cm

Africa | Mbawa ~ Face mask from the Suku people, Kwango, Bandundu, DR Congo | wood, raffia, pigment, vegetal fibre, textile | ca. prior to 1932 | It was not worn by young circumcised males but came out at various moments of the mukanda ceremony. Mbawa could drive away sorcerers and thieves. It was also the most effective mask for calling up or averting rain.

Object type : mask Place of collecting : Democratic Republic of the Congo > Bandundu > Kwango Culture : Suku Date of acquisition :

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Africa | Mask from the Luluwa people of DR Congo | Wood, pigment, resin, abrus seeds and kaolin | Early 1960s

Africa | Mask from the Luluwa people of DR Congo | Wood, pigment, resin, abrus seeds and kaolin | Early 1960s

Mask, Côte d’Ivoire.  See too the following site for additional African mask images and information: http://www.zyama.com/index.htm

Mask, Côte d’Ivoire. (via British Museum)

Dan mask, Ivory Cost, Africa

A great Dan mask , supra condition at least circa early H 23 cm wide 16 cm

African mask

African mask from the Yale Museum collection. It's collection of art from Africa south of the Sahara had its beginnings with gifts of several textiles in and it now numbers some objects in wood, metal, ivory, ceramic, and other materials

ARTE TRIBAL: Máscara. Es el que se relaciona con las tribus y los pueblos indígenas.

prior pinner: Africa Mask from the Kuba people of DR Congo Wood, kaolin and pigment

Ситипати (Цитипати, Читипати) — «хозяева кладбища», гневные божества тибетского буддизма, покровители суровых и аскетических медитаций. / Citipati (Citipati) — "home cemetery", wrathful deities of Tibetan Buddhism, patrons harsh and ascetic meditation.

Tibetan Buddhist Citipati Cham Mask, paper mache', Tibet or Mongolia

Mask.  See too the following site for additional African mask images and information: http://www.zyama.com/index.htm

I would like this better with rams horns and no ears.love the main face.

M. S. Stranger - Alaska Sea Scout Expedition of 1937-Eskim… | Flickr

Eskimo with mask; Stranger - Alaska Sea Scout Expedition of Mr. Lewis, the owner of the yacht called 'Stranger'. on a trip of Sea Scouts from Newport Beach CA., to Alaska in 1937 (I know its not Haida, but I loved the structure of the mask)

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