This mask has been vetted as being authentic with signs of age and tribal use.
Male Bukishi associations, clouded in secrecy, yielded political and mystical power revealed through their masks, known as Kifwebe (singular) and Bifwebe (plural). Female masks, primarily white, are restrained and elegant with striated surfaces. Their function was to awaken and honor benevolent spirits.
This mask includes its authentic raffia and fiber full headdress.
The stand used is included in the price if desired.