This beautiful handmade mask represents female ancestors shown as a beautiful young woman. This African Chokwe mask would primarily be worn by men during dance ceremonies, and is believed to bring fertility and prosperity in the community. The classic detailed design on this handcrafted mask's forehead and cheeks, aesthetically enhanced a woman's beauty in past generations and were a symbol of ethnic identity.
Tribe: Chokwe People
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