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Mask

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Object Number:62-19-5
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Gimi
Provenience: New Guinea
Eastern Highlands, New Guinea
Locus: Labogai census district
Hegeturu Community
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Gourd
Skin (uncertain)
Feather
Pigment
Length: 24 cm
Width: 16 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leonard B. Glick, 1962

Description

Gourd mask worn by certain performers during pig festivals. Decorated with green feathers.

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