A Chokwe mask height 8in
Lot 2131
A Chokwe mwana pwo mask, Angola
Sold for US$ 7,320 inc. premium
Lot Details
A Chokwe mwana pwo mask, Angola
height 8in
finely carved with fiber coiffure and beads along the forehead; old indegineous repair to chin.

Mwana Pwo masks were used for initiation ceremonies and other important occassions and represent the ideal feminine beauty.

Provenance:
James Willis, San Francisco

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