Rare "Bongo" helmet mask with terracotta colored patina and cowrie shell embellishments. Worn on the head of male dancers during ceremonies. Has crack on forehead, consistent with age/use. This is an amazing piece that is extremely uncommon. Comes with temporary/bendable display stand.
Measures about 17 5/8" H on stand (11" H without stand) x 11 1/2" W
Place of origin: Congo
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