Africa | Luluwa Helment Mask. The delicately carved scarifications are typical of the masks coming from the Lulua River region. These helmet masks were sometimes used at the initiation rites of young boys.
DR Congo Lula people mask of wood and pigment. The mask style of the Lula is very similar to that of neighbouring Holo, Zombo, Nkanu and Soso. These masks were used to protect initiates of witches and sorcerers.