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Mask: Female (Mmuo)

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Nigeria, Cross River region
Culture:
Ibibio peoples
Medium:
Wood, pigment, woven raffia
Dimensions:
H. 22 7/16 x W. 11 1/2 x D. 7 in. (57 x 29.2 x 17.8 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.115
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 352
[Ludwig Bretschneider, Munich, until 1959]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1959, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1959–1978

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, 387.



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