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Mask of Mami Wata (Mother Water)
Mask of Mami Wata (Mother Water)
Date:
20th century
Location:
de Young
Gallery 40
Century:
Media:
Polychrome Wood
Dimensions:
33 x 17 x 14 (83.8 x 43.2 x 35.6 cm)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Igbo People
Accession Number:
1992.70
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

Gift of Anne M. Adelmann

Face with two large horns, a snake, two male figures and a female with a red dress.

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