|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Credit Line:||Purchased from J. F. G. Umlauff, 1912|
|Other Number:||223 - Original Number|
Circumcision mask. Wooden with raffia hanging from around the base of mask; face of mask is of a light tan color with crescent shaped eyes, protruding triangular shaped nose with two nostrils, open mouth with carved teeth, dark brown carved hairline; crescent shaped piece protrudes from center of head; cross hatch pattern incised on rim of hair line; a type of animal is found on the top of head in center; two pieces of twisted fiber protrude through hole found on top of head; some type of hooks protrudes as well.
Similiar to AF1872, AF1875, AF1876, AF1877, AF1878.
Current & Past Exhibitions:
|Mask Parade (31 Oct 1947)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|African Negro Sculpture (1957 - 1957)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|African Exhibition (1913)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|[Article] Plass, Margaret B., and Coon, Carleton S. Dec 1957. "African Negro Sculpture: A Walk Through the Gallery". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 21. no. 4. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 74||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
|[Article] Nov 1947. "Masks". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 13:1. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 19||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
|[Catalogue, Exhibition] Wingert, Paul S. 1948. African Negro Sculpture.. The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, M.H. De Young Memorial Museum. Actual Citation||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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