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Luba Kifwebe Mask

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Provenance

By 1972, Herbert Baker, Chicago. August 1, 1988, sold by Pace Primitive and Ancient Art, New York (stock no. 51-5705) to William and Bertha Teel, Marblehead, MA; 1992, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Teel to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 23, 1992)

Credit Line

Gift of William E. and Bertha L. Teel

African, Luba peoples, Democratic Republic of the Congo,

Object Place

Shaba province, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)

Dimensions

44.5 cm (17 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1992.410

Medium or Technique

Wood, pigments

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Masks