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Mask

Artist

Artist Unknown

Date

1950s

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G254
Mask, Artist Unknown
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Medium: Ceremonial Objects | Wood, hair
Size: 8 5/8 x 6 x 9 1/4 in. (21.9 x 15.2 x 23.5 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Mozambique, Central Africa region
Culture: Makonde Culture, Africa, Mozambique, Central Africa region
Style: 19th-20th century
Physical Description: Helmet Mask, wood and hair, full head tilted slightly upwards, fully scarified face and geometrically shaven head.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Ethel Morrison Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 74.77
Artist: Artist Unknown, French, 1485 - about 1556
Role: Artist
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1485 - about 1556
Added to Site: February 28, 2009