BAKONGO SHIELD 1, Congo

This mask has been vetted by a French dealer as being unquestionably authentic with significant signs of use and age.


Photographs © Hamill Gallery


BAKONGO
SHIELD 1
Leather and wood
24" high
Congo
$1200



The mask stands in this position. Alternatively it could be mounted or hung on a wall. The tightly bound and interwoven leather strips on the handle side contrast nicely with the rough coloring and surface of the shield itself.

 

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