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Mask

Date:
early to mid-20th century
Geography:
Papua New Guinea, Prince Alexander Mountains, Middle Sepik River
Culture:
Abelam people
Medium:
Fiber, paint
Dimensions:
H. 18 1/8 x W. 17 1/8 x D. 8 1/4 in. (46 x 43.5 x 21 cm)
Classification:
Basketry-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1523
Not on view
[Henri Kamer, New York and Paris, until 1959]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1959, on permanent loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1959–1978

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