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Mask

Date:
13th–14th century
Geography:
United States, Tennessee
Culture:
Mississippian
Medium:
Shell, encrustation
Dimensions:
H. 6 11/16 x W. 5 9/16 x D. 1 3/4 in. (17.1 x 14.2 x 4.5 cm)
Classification:
Shell-Ornaments
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.722
Not on view
Ulfert Wilke, University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City, until 1958; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1958, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1958–1978

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, 658.



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