Kumu Mask from the Ituri rainforest region in Democratic Republic of Congo.
Material: Cloth, Beads, Mirror, Metal.
Size: 26″ (66 cm) Tall
Provenance: Private Estate Collection – California, USA.
A Yoruba Egungun Januform mask and regalia mounted on full display.
Egungun costume styles are extremely diverse as a result of both regional preferences and the fertile imagination of artists and patrons. Many Egungun costumes consist entirely of costly and extravagantly embellished cloth while others include carved headdresses.
|Dimensions||14 x 12 x 12 in|