Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Mask

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Gabon
Culture:
Aduma peoples
Medium:
Wood, hide, cloth, cane, iron nails, fiber
Dimensions:
H x W: 15 7/8 x 7 1/8in. (40.3 x 18.1cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. Gordon Douglas III, 1982
Accession Number:
1982.393.8
Not on view
[John J. Klejman, New York, until 1967]; Mr. and Mrs. J. Gordon Douglas III, New York,1967–1982

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