Mask Songye - Congo


Songye mask that comes from the Bantu people located in central Africa in the south. This object is from the democratic republic of the congo. Female mask which was intended for fertility ceremonies, Initiation, and Protection.

 

 

Private collection : Guy Pouzol

Estimate date: First half of the 20th century

Dimensions: 55,5 x 22 x 16 cm

Weight: 1,000 kg

Price: 2.800 €

 

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Masque Songye qui vient du peuple Bantou situe en Afrique centrale dans le sud. Cet objet est issu de la republique democratique du congo. Masque feminin qui était destine aux ceremonies de fecondite, Initiation, et Protection.