More ideas from sbence92
Ethnic group: Yela, Mbole Country of origin : D.R. Congo Material : Wood, pigment Approximate age :  Early 20th Century Dimensions: 14in x 8.5in (35.5 cm x 22 cm)

Ethnic group: Yela, Mbole Country of origin : D. Congo Material : Wood, pigment Approximate age : Early Century Dimensions: x cm x 22 cm)

Africa | Mask from the Lula people of DR Congo | Wood, pigment || The mask style of the Lula is very similar to that of the neighbouring Holo, Zombo, Nkanu and Soso. These masks were used to protect initiates of witches and sorcerers.

DR Congo Lula people mask of wood and pigment. The mask style of the Lula is very similar to that of neighbouring Holo, Zombo, Nkanu and Soso. These masks were used to protect initiates of witches and sorcerers.