University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 2001-14-37
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Guatemalan
Provenience: Guatemala
Coban
Culture Area: Central America
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Paint
Metal
Technique:Carved
Painted
Iconography:Human Face
Credit Line:Gift of Theodore T. Newbold and Helen Cunningham, 2001

Description

Painted wooden mask of a human face with red skin. Darker red on forehead, nose, cheeks and lips. Gold eyebrows and mustache whcih wraps around ears. Green-blue chin, bulging black eyes.


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