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Mask
Mask
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Carved Wood, White Natural Pigment, Pyrography, Framed By Ribbon Chains Of Vegetable Fiber
Dimensions:
31.8 x 20.3 x 12.7 cm (12 1/2 x 8 x 5 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Tsogho
Provenance:

Pablo Picasso
Alvin Abrams, Greenwich, CT
John Friede, Rye, NY

Accession Number:
2007.76.2
Acquisition Date:
2007-12-13
Credit Line:

Gift from the Blossom and Dwight Strong Collection

Exhibition History:

Ritual Masks, Queens Museum, NYC, 1977

possibly created c. 1920-c. 1930

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