EKUK Slangenmasker 36 cm - Hout - Kwele - Gabon

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EKUK Slangenmasker 36 cm - Hout - Kwele - Gabon
2e helft 20e eeuw - Goed

African Ekuk Snake mask from the Kwele tribe from Gabon. These Masks are called EKUK masks and performed during the Bwete rituals. These are rituals to protect the village for bush spirits.

Beautiful cut mask, made with an eye for detail. With the typical for KWELE hart shaped face and a snake comes out of the forehead, Very nice decorated in multi color and a fine patina.

Height: 36 cm
Width: 17 cm
Depth: 20 cm

Overall Condition: Good. Some wear and tear and a reparation on the snake head. Have a good look at the pictures.
Sold without the stand.


Insured shipping with track and trace.

Kavelgegevens
Object
EKUK Slangenmasker 36 cm
Etnische groep / cultuur
Kwele
Regio / land
Gabon
Materiaal
Hout
Periode
2e helft 20e eeuw
Staat
Goed
Verkocht met standaard
Nee
Afmetingen
36×17×20 cm
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