Original accompanying Léon de Sousberghe caption reads, " Kisanji. Le masque Mayombo." Translated original accompanying caption reads, " The Mayombo mask at Kisanji."
For the Kwilu Pende, the most traditional mask is Mayombo, also called Kiniungu. Unfortunately, at the time Leon de Sousberghe was travelling across the Kwilu Pendeland, the mask Mayombo was not in use anymore. As a result, information was difficult to gather.
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