|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Provenience:||Republic of the Congo|
|Credit Line:||Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Barry R. Peril, 1970|
Funerary; Wooden, oval shaped, shallow face mask. Large circular holes for eyes; smaller hole under nose; wide open mouth. Nose is slight ridge forming beak-like tip, no nostrils. Entire eye are is concave. No carved features except nose. Rim of mask and inner edges of holes are painted red; facial area painted white, continuous line on nose ridge arching over eyes to side of face has been painted bright blue, now faded darker brown.
Current & Past Exhibitions:
|What in the World (04 Feb 1981 - 23 Feb 1981)||View Objects in Exhibition|
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