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Helmet Mask (Nyachi)

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo, Sankuru River region
Culture:
Kuba peoples, Kete group
Medium:
Wood, pigment, copper alloy
Dimensions:
Height 17 in.
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
From the Collection of Nina and Gordon Bunshaft, Bequest of Nina Bunshaft, 1994
Accession Number:
1995.64.6
Not on view
Collected in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Sankuru River region; [Julius Carlebach Gallery, New York, until 1959]; Nina and Gordon Bunshaft, New York, 1959–1990; Nina Bunshaft, New York, 1990–(d.)1994

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