Pende Helmet Mask, Congo
The Pende people live in west Democratic Republic of the Congo. The Pende are a matrilineal people. They highly venerated blacksmiths, with smiths being of equal status to the chief. In the society of blacksmith’s, lineage is patrilineal.
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