Lega mask form part of the Bwami
initiation rites. They serve as a mark of rank, identifying
the owners as members of specific Bwami levels.
masks are rarely worn over the face. They are usually
attached to different parts of the body, or hung on
fences surrounding the dance area.
Stand not included.
Ex. Leonard Kahan Gallery, New York and Ex. Christopher and Genevieve McConnell collection
Height: 9 ⅞”
Width: 7 ⅞”