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Mask

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Artist Unknown (Kuba)

Date

20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Mask, Artist Unknown (Kuba)
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Medium: Sculpture, Mask (Do Not Use) | Wood, animal fur, nut shells, beads, cloth, copper, pigment
Size: 12 1/2 x 10 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. (31.75 x 26.67 x 26.67 cm) (without beard)
Creation Place: Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Central Africa region
Culture: Kuba, Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Central Africa region
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: helmet mask; triangular face with small eyes; large nose; bead lines on forehead and down nose; animal fur beard with nut shells at sides; cloth at top and back with blue and white beading on back
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Julie and Babe Davis
Accession Number: 2003.21.11
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009