13756. Pende Bone Carved Ikhoko Pendant
D R Congo
In the form of a masket with long beard and heavily laded eyes; worn for longevity as a pendant or armlet after being given to a 12 year old boy upon initiation to adulthood. Pierced on either side for suspension. Size 1-7/8 in H. + custom mount. Very nice carving and with good patina. Ex New Bedford MA Collection.