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Mask

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Object Number:
70-9-518
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Eskimo
Provenience:
Alaska
Culture Area:
Arctic (Culture Area)
Section:
American
Materials:
Wood
Technique:
Carved
Description:
Carved wood with two rows of small pegs inset diagonally down the center. Red and green paint. Note in Speck's handwriting on tag accompanying object: "Dance mask used in inviting contest Feast, worn by dancer impersonating animal spirit= Frog."
Length:
19.4m
Width:
13.4m
Credit Line:
Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker
Other Number:
268   -   Other Number

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