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Mask

Date:
1820–40
Geography:
United States, Alaska
Culture:
Tlingit
Medium:
Wood (cedar), paint, metal, leather
Dimensions:
H. 10 5/8 x W. 7 3/8 x D. 4 in. (27 x 18.7 x 10.2cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.440
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 356
Walter C. Waters, Wrangell, AK, until 1939 (?); Wolfgang Paalen, Taxco, Mexico, until 1940s; [Julius Carlebach Gallery, New York, until early 1950s]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, acquired by 1953, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1956–1978

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, 645.



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