Antique “Mwana Pwo” Traditional Wooden Chokwe Face Mask, Fine African Art

Original price was: $143.00.Current price is: $129.00.

African Art Chokwe Mask Mwana Pwo (young woman).

This striking Chokwe ritual face mask, crafted from smooth, polished wood, embodies a rich cultural heritage. The masks represent female ancestors depicted as beautiful young women, with high foreheads, balanced features, danced by Chokwe men at festivals primarily for entertainment, are said to bestow increased fertility on the spectators. Painted in bold hues of black and deep red, revealing intricate patterns and symbolic motifs.

This antique wooden face mask is a beautiful piece of African art that represents the Chokwe culture. The intricate details on the mask showcase the fine African artistry that is sure to add a touch of elegance to any collection. The mask is perfect for anyone who appreciates the beauty of African art and wants to add a unique piece to their collection.

Measurements are 13 inches by 11 inches

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