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Mask: Hyena

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Burkina Faso
Culture:
Winiama peoples
Medium:
Wood, pigment
Dimensions:
H. 11 x W. 8 1/2 x D. 7 3/8 in. (27.9 x 21.6 x 18.8 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.200
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 350
[Robert L. Stolper Galleries, New York and Los Angeles, until 1960]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1960, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1960–1978

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