Call us at (510) 740-0220 | or toll free (800) 380-9822

<< Prev Lot  |  Next Lot >>

19th Century African Kuba Maschera Elmo Mulwalwa Kete Bwoom Helmut Royal Mask

Lot: 71

Circa 1840.
Carved from a single piece of wood decorated in cowry shells and fiber highlighted facial features in white pigments on a black metal stand.
18 catalogue number.
Approximate dimensions not including the stand: 16 1/2 high x 14 1/2 wide x 12 inches deep..
Appraised by James Willis Tribal Art in 1993 at 8,500.
Condition: General wear from tribal use. Some loss to the wood on the side of the head.

Up for Auction on April 17, 2021

Estimate: $300 - 400

Return to Auction Details