92-18 | African Art

Mask - Songye

Mask of the Bwadi bwa Kifwebe Society, Late 19th century
Songye

Wood, pigment, fiber, hide, and shell
4 feet 6 1/2 inches x 28 1/2 inches (138.43 x 72.39 cm)

Purchase: William Rockhill Nelson Trust through the George H. and Elizabeth O. Davis Fund

Geographic Origin: Africa
Democratic Republic of Congo

Gallery Location: L9

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