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Mask: Chameleon

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Burkina Faso, Black Volta River region
Culture:
Nuna or Ko peoples
Medium:
Wood, pigment, fiber cord
Dimensions:
H. 28 x W. 9 1/2 x D. 8 3/4 in. (71.1 x 24.1 x 22.2 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.201
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 350
[John J. Klejman, New York, until 1961]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1961, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, 1961–1978

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, 246.



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