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Misi gwa so'o (Chimpanzee Mask)

Artist

Artist Unknown (Hemba)

Date

20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Misi gwa so'o (Chimpanzee Mask), Artist Unknown (Hemba)
Misi gwa so'o (Chimpanzee Mask): Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Sculpture, Mask (Do Not Use) | Wood
Size: 8-7/8 x 6-3/4 x 4-7/16 in. (22.5 x 17.1 x 11.3 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Central Africa region
Culture: Hemba, Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Central Africa region
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: "FX97397", in white, on back at L side
Physical Description: smiling face with open mouth; very long slim nose
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of David and Sara Lieberman
Accession Number: 2001.198.9
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009