A rare Mbunda mask, sachihongo, Angola
Lot 2084
A rare Mbunda mask, Angola
US$ 15,000 - 20,000
£8,900 - 12,000
Lot Details
A rare Mbunda mask, Angola
height 13in

Pace Primitive, New York

This mask possibly represents Sachihongo, "a hunter with bow and arrows, who is the only masquerade figure of the Mbunda to wear a mask carved of wood" (Hahner, Kecskesi and Vajda, 2007:87).