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Object Number: 29-61-17
Current Location: Imagine Africa
Currently On Display
Culture:Timne
Provenience: Sierra Leone
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Height: 46.2cm
Width: 24.6cm
Depth: 27cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. L. Buck, 1929

Description

Wooden "pull-on" mask of Bundu society. Headdress surmounted by brooding hen on top of head of some animal with pointed snout (anteater?). Lower portion of face of mask repeated.


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