Lot: 47087e vente aux enchères Tribal Art
R. D. Congo, Sundi
|Provenance||Taille||Prix d’appel / Prix d'Estimation|
|Jos Humblet, Brussels, Belgium||H: 41,5 cm||Cet objet n’est plus disponible.|
wood, matt patina, polychrome paint, protruding forehead and chin, crowned by a pair of horns (tips cut), min. dam., missing parts, traces of abrasion. Masks of the Sundi are rather rare. They could belong to a variation of the "ndunga" society. Some authors say that they were used in funerary rites wheras others say they belong to diviners.