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Mask: Monkey Figure

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Mali
Culture:
Dogon peoples
Medium:
Wood, fiber, pigment
Dimensions:
H. 32 7/8 x W. 5 1/4 x D. 7 7/8 in. (83.5 x 13.3 x 20 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1969
Accession Number:
1978.412.364
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 350
[Robert L. Stolper Galleries, New York and Los Angeles, until 1959]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1959–1964; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1964–1978

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, 222.



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