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Object Number: 38527
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Iroquois
Provenience: Canada
Ontario
Grand River
Culture Area: Northeast
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Brass
Horsehair
Pigment
Technique:Painted
Length: 33cm
Width: 18cm
Credit Line:Pan-American Exposition; Wanamaker Expedition / R. Stewart Culin, 1901

Description

"Wood, with brass eyes. Wrinkled forehead, twisted mouth, pointed chin. Horsehair hair. Painted red with black eyebrows and mouth." (catalogue card); Handwritten on card - "Crooked-mouth Mask" representing "the Great One" (Fenton - A.F.E)


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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