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Sea Bear Mask

Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
Canada, British Columbia
Culture:
Haida
Medium:
Copper, haliotis shell, fur
Dimensions:
H. 12 x W. 8 x D. 9 in. (30.5 x 20.3 x 22.9 cm)
Classification:
Metal-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.830
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 356
Belle G. Simpson; [Abraham & Strauss, New York, 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, 646.

Newton, Douglas. Masterpieces of Primitive Art: The Nelson A. Rockefeller Collection. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1978.



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