Female body masks, depicting a torso with breasts, pregnant belly, and sometimes scarification patterns, promoted fertility. This female body mask was part of the costume of a special ndimu masker called amwalindembo presenting a young pregnant woman.The mask was worn by a man and his performances emphasize the difficult of childbirth. The item "Makonde Tribal Pregnant Belly Fertility Mask From Tanzania" is in sale since Monday, March 1, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic\African\Masks".
The seller is "m-1global" and is located in Dar Es Salaam. This item can be shipped worldwide.