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Mask

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Gabon or Republic of Congo
Culture:
Kota peoples, Mbete group
Medium:
Wood, pigment, kaolin
Dimensions:
H. 14 5/8 x W. 6 1/4 in. (37.2 x 15.9 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of the Matthew T. Mellon Foundation, 1960
Accession Number:
1978.412.413
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 352
[John J. Klejman, New York, until 1960]; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1960–1978

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