University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:70-9-199
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cayuga
Iroquois
Culture Area: Northeast
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Metal
Pigment
Horsehair
Technique:Carved
Painted
Height: 7.5 cm
Width: 3.5 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

Black twisted face miniature mask used in Dream Guessing rite. Red metal around eyes, red painted lips. Carved lines on forehead. Black horsehair hair. (catalogue card)


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