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The mask was collected around 1920 by a missionary. Ex-collection Joseph Henrion, sculptor, Brussels. Acquired from Marc Felix.
Bequest of John Gutmann
Lightweight, soft wood, semi-helmet form with pierced rectangular small eyes set in large, concave ovals. Triangular, thin nose and pierced mouth inset with cane teeth. Three kaolin-filled, incised lines for eyebrows, lines extending down nose area, and groove down chin. Medium brown patina with areas around the eyes left natural and unpainted.