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Mask (Samana)

Date:
20th century
Geography:
Mali
Culture:
Dogon peoples
Medium:
Wood, fiber, pigment
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 15 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 8 1/2in. (39.4 x 16.5 x 21.6cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Lester Wunderman, 1977
Accession Number:
1977.394.35
Not on view
Marcel Griaule, Paris, possibly acquired in Ireli, 1931); [Henri Kamer, New York and Paris, until 1971]; Lester Wunderman, New York, 1971–1977

Laude, Jean. African Art of the Dogon: The Myths of the Cliff Dwellers. New York: Brooklyn Museum, 1973, no. 94.

Vogel, Susan M., and Francine Ndiaye. African Masterpieces from the Musée de l'Homme. New York: Center for African Art, 1985.



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