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Fine Chokwe Mask
P R O V E N A N C E: Important old Dutch private collection
High 22 cm. Chokwe, Zaire,
Wood and fibre
Fine Chokwe Mask. This mask has small eyes and open mouth, symbolizes the ideal mother and woman, called mwana Pwo, is worn during a masquerade on stilts. This is a very fine example of the most widely available of all Chokwe masks.