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Rare Kuba Ngeende Nyibita Elongated African Mask

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A Uncommon elongated and exaggerated face mask from the Kuba Ngeende peoples, of the DRC / Congo Africa. Carved wooden with a very well weathered surface, accented with red and white kaolin clay pigments and oval eyes. A very rare and unusual style seldom seen available. The mask measures 26 x 8 inches. A metal display stand can also be included for an additional $40.00. Provenance: Lavina Tackberry collection, Eye On Design Gallery 1993, Ill.
Condition
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Rare Kuba Ngeende Nyibita Elongated African Mask

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May 15
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Est. $400 - $800Starting Price $50
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Lot 0113 Details

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A Uncommon elongated and exaggerated face mask from the Kuba Ngeende peoples, of the DRC / Congo Africa. Carved wooden with a very well weathered surface, accented with red and white kaolin clay pigments and oval eyes. A very rare and unusual style seldom seen available. The mask measures 26 x 8 inches. A metal display stand can also be included for an additional $40.00. Provenance: Lavina Tackberry collection, Eye On Design Gallery 1993, Ill.
Condition
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Well worn

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