Mbaka Style Hand-Carved Wooden Mask, Central Africa
Mbaka style (Central African Republic and Democratic Republic of the Congo, Central Africa)
Mask, mid to late 20th century
Carved wood and pigment
Several drilled holes to edge of mask and face
- uneven wear to surface; loss of finish and pigments; abrasions and scratches throughout; visible imperfections to wood; dust and dirt residue.