SOLD / SOLD! MC1291 Rare initiation mask SONGOLA Mask Congo DRC
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SONGOLA initiation mask
This type of mask was used in the context of Nsindi rites
The Songola people live in eastern Congo
ITEM TYPE: Mask
ORIGIN: Democratic Republic of Congo.
DIMENSIONS: Height 29.5 cm
Songola - Rare Initiation Mask
This type of mask was used in the Nsindi rites
The Songola live in eastern Congo
They are neighbors of the Lega from whom they borrowed the system of Bwami (in the east), of the Kumu, from whom they borrowed the initiation rituals of young people (in the north), of the Lengola (in the north-west) and Metoko (in the west).