MC1730 Powerful Ndaaka or Bali mask very expressive Ituri region mask Congo DRC

MC1730 Powerful Ndaaka or Bali mask very expressive Ituri region mask Congo DRC

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Congo DRC
Ituri River Region

Very beautiful Ndaaka or Bali mask

The power of this very expressive mask is amazing

The Bali (or Baali) people live in the province of Ituri, north of the Kumu (or Komo) A little to the west, live the Ndaka (or Ndaaka) to whom they are related, including artistically


Features:

TYPE OF OBJECT: Mask.
ETHNIC GROUP: Bali, or Ndaka
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Democratic Republic of Congo
(ex Belgian Congo, ex Zaire). ITURI area
MATERIAL: Wood, vegetable fibers.
DIMENSIONS: Height 26 cm. (wood only)
CONDITION: Average
A crack under the chin to report
See photos.
The base is NOT included
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Bibliography - Bibliography

- Masks in Congo, Viviane Baeke, Baeke, Arthur Bourgeois, Kellim Brown, David Binkley, Rik Ceyssens, Marc Leo Felix, Pol Pierre Gossiaux, Manuel Jordanl, Constantin Petridis, Zoë Stroher, Julien Volper, Pan Yanqin. Edition Marc Leo Felix, 2016.

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CONGO DRC
Ituri River area

RARE & POWERFUL NDAKA GOLD BALI MASK

The power of this very beautiful and expressive mask is astonishing

The Bali (or Baali) people live in Ituri province, in the north of the Kumu - Komo area
A little to the northwest, live the Ndaka (or Ndaaka) to whom they are linked and strongly influenced.

Features:

TYPE OF OBJECT: Mask.
ETHNIC GROUP: Bali or Ndaaka
ORIGIN: Democratic Republic of Congo.
DRC (ex Belgian Congo, ex Zaire).
ITURI river area
MATERIAL: Wood, Vegetal fibers
DIMENSIONS: About 10 1/4 inches high (wood only)
CONDITION: Average condition,
A crack on the chin to report
Please have a look on the pictures.
Base is NOT included