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Kuba People, DRC, Feathered Helmet Mask Mwaash aMbooy Mu Shall



These prestigious masks belong to only a small number of aristocrats; they represent the King and are used when they are installed in their function. It's the oldest mask shortly following the Mboom mask. The Mwaash aMbooy is made of wood, elephant hide, and raffia cloth. Provenance: Swiss Collection. These items are sold as a group, for more information do not hesitate to contact us.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 18.12 in. (46 cm)Width: 29.14 in. (74 cm)Depth: 12.6 in. (32 cm)
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  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Seller Location
    Leuven , BE
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 273-275-515-20011stDibs: LU3301118305522

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: leuven, Belgium
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