Lega Comb (CMI 025)

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#CMI 025
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Description

The Bwami society is the context for the production of most Lega artwork, which includes ivory and wooden statuettes and masks. Ivory objects are reserved for the highest level, Kindi, while wooden objects are used by Kindi and Yonanio, the second level.

African men and women adorn their heads in creative and distinctive ways.
Combs are used to create an array of magnificent hairstyles.

Material: Wood

Age: approximately 55-70 yrs

Origin: Democratic Republic Of Congo

Condition: Good

Additional information

Weight 0.1 kg
Dimensions 0.5 × 6 × 21 cm

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