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Mask

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Culture:
Kongo peoples
Medium:
Wood, pigment
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 14 5/8 x 7 7/8 x 8 9/16 in. (37.1 x 20 x 21.7 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.27
Not on view
Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, on permanent loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1956–1978

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, 417.

The American Federation of Arts. Primitive Art Masterworks: an exhibition jointly organized by the Museum of Primitive Art and the American Federation of Arts, New York. New York: The American Federation of Arts, 1974, no. 85.



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