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Mask

Date:
early to mid-20th century
Geography:
Papua New Guinea, Porapora village, Lower Sepik River
Culture:
Adjora or Aion
Medium:
Bone, conus shells, nassa shells, cassowary feathers, fiber
Dimensions:
H. 13 x W. 9 x D. 2 in. (33 x 22.9 x 5.1 cm)
Classification:
Bone/Ivory-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1640
Not on view
[John J. Klejman, New York, until 1962]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1962, on permanent loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1962–1978

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