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Mask

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Artist Unknown (Wobe-Bete)

Date

20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Mask, Artist Unknown (Wobe-Bete)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Woodwork | Wood, tacks
Size: 10 5/8 x 6 11/16 x 6 3/16 in. (27 x 17 x 15.7 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Liberia, West Africa region
Culture: Wobe-Bete, Africa, Liberia, West Africa region
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Inscription [K2], in black ink, on back at bottom of chin
Physical Description: Heavy forehead; vertical rib down center of face with 3 pairs of horizontal ribs (bottom pair unattached at sides); tacks on forehead, lips and across ribs
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Tony and Helen Berlant
Accession Number: 98.250.1
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009