Chokwe "Mwana Pwo" Style Carved Wood and Fiber Mask
Chokwe (Angola, Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Zambia, Central Africa)
Mwana Pwo Mask
Carved wood and woven fibers on metal stand.
Mwana pwo depicts both a young woman and a female ancestor; fabric is original.
- nicks, scratches, and abrasions throughout; chipping and stains present; fraying of the fibers; accretions to the crevices; dust and debris; mask is unattached to the metal stand.
- measurements are approximate.