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Drum with Two Faces
Drum with Two Faces
Date:
20th century
Location:
de Young
Gallery 40
Century:
Media:
Wood, Hide, Paint
Dimensions:
13 x 10 x 12 in.
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Shira-Punu People
Accession Number:
2013.47.6
Acquisition Date:
2013-10-16
Credit Line:

Blossom and Dwight Strong Collection

The drum is decorated with two masklike faces.

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