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Mask

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Object Number:
97-18-17
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Mossi
Provenience:
Burkina Faso
Section:
African
Materials:
Wood
Pigment
Technique:
Carved
Painted
Iconography:
Bird
Antelope
Description:
Bird/Antelope . Protrusion of a crest from the base of the beak to the back of the mask. The object is decorated with a red and white pigment. Protruding eyes. The ornamentation of mask is of diamond and half diamond shapes. There are also three dots of red on the sides of the mask.
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. & Mrs. Robert M. Hill II

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