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Elephant mask
Elephant mask
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood, Pigment, Metal
Dimensions:
14 3/16 x 12 x 24 7/16 in.
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Igbo People
Accession Number:
1989.23
Acquisition Date:
1989-10-05
Credit Line:

Gift of Marc and Ruth Franklin

This multi-faced mask has black, white and red pigments with nails around its mouth.

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