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Body Mask

Date:
late 19th–mid-20th century
Geography:
Papua New Guinea, Middle Sepik River
Culture:
Iatmul people
Medium:
Fiber
Dimensions:
H. 39 x W. 21 in. (99.1 x 53.3 cm)
Classification:
Basketry-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1968 and Purchase, Nelson A. Rockefeller Gift, 1967
Accession Number:
1978.412.1711
Not on view
[Everett Rassiga, New York, until 1967]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1967, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1967–1968; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1968–1978

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