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Mask
Mask
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood, Pigment, Kaolin
Dimensions:
11 3/8 x 7 1/2 x 3 3/4 (28.9 x 19.1 x 9.5 cm)
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Kwele
Accession Number:
2008.38.69
Acquisition Date:
2008-10-23
Credit Line:

Gift of the Erle Loran Family Collection

Jim Willis says he thinks this is a very good Kwele example. Should restore the broken area under the chin to look like the other side. very exhibitable. 4-08

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