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Catalog Number 2012.3.2
Object Name Mask, Ritual
Description Carved wooden mask. Base color yellow with black and white lines at forehead, cheek, and ears. Black at lips and inside carved nostrils and white eyelids and white line at hairline. Burlap strip sewn to bottom edge of face. Woven plant fiber and black raffia hair topped with bulb-form coverd with red clay.
Culture Pende
Place of Origin Africa; Congo; Pende
Dimensions H-13.5 W-10 L-6 inches