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Africa | Janus form figure from the Songye people of DR Congo | Carved from reddish wood with a frontal diadem made up in brass studs, a braided rope adorned with glass beads and a ritual agglomerate contained in a small seed bag serves as a belt. | 2nd half of the 19th century

Africa | Janus form figure from the Songye people of DR Congo | Carved from reddish wood with a frontal diadem made up in brass studs, a braided rope adorned with glass beads and a ritual agglomerate contained in a small seed bag serves as a belt. | 2nd half of the 19th century

Songye Janus-Headed Power Statue of the name ‘Mulange’, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Songye Janus-Headed Power Statue of the name ‘Mulange’, Democratic Republic of the Congo Height: 30 in cm) READ note

Africa | Powerful nkisi figure from the Songye people of DR Congo | Wood, leather, glass beads, metal, animal skins and leather

Africa | Powerful nkisi figure from the Songye people of DR Congo | Wood, leather, glass beads, metal, animal skins and leather

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Songye Power Figure, Democratic Republic of the Congo Height: 31 in cm) READ note

Africa | A nkisi power figure from the Songye people of DR Congo | Wood, horns, teeth, lizard & snake skin, leopard skin, raffia, cloth, beads, metal, copper, seeds | ca. early to mid 20th century

Africa | A nkisi power figure from the Songye people of DR Congo | Wood, horns, teeth, lizard & snake skin, leopard skin, raffia, cloth, beads, metal, copper, seeds | ca. early to mid 20th century

Africa | Figure from the Luba people of the DR Congo | Early 20th century | Likely to have had a religious or ceremonial purpose.

Africa - Figure from the LUBA people of the DR CONGO - Early century - Likely to have had a religious or ceremonial purpose.

Africa | Janus mask from the Markha people of Mali | Wood, metal, beads, cowrie shells, fiber | ca. 1971

Janus mask from the Markha people of Mali. Wood, metal, beads, cowrie shells and fiber, ca.

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