Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Body Mask

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
New Caledonia
Culture:
Kanak people
Medium:
Wood, hair, cloth, fiber, feathers
Dimensions:
H. 8 x W. 58 x D. 10 in. (20.3 x 147.3 x 25.4 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1485a
Not on view
Antony Moris, Paris, until 1938; [Charles Ratton, Paris, 1938–1958]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1958, on permanent loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1958–1978

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