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Mask

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Object Number:74-7-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: New Guinea
Sepik River
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Cowrie
Pigment
Credit Line:Gift of Benjamin D. Bernstein, 1974
Other Number:508 - Other Number

Description

Wooden mask with cowrie shell eyes; painted black, red and white; hole for suspension at top (probably part of a basketry mask).

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