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Mask (Mai)

Date:
mid-20th century
Geography:
Papua New Guinea, Gaikarobi (?), Middle Sepik River
Culture:
Sawos people
Medium:
Wood, clay, nassa shells, pig tusks, cowrie shells, conus shells, feathers, paint
Dimensions:
Height 28 in.
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Cedric H. Marks, 1994
Accession Number:
1994.387.1
Not on view
Ingeborg de Beausacq, New York, possibly; [Julius Carlebach Gallery, New York]; Cedric H. Marks, New York, until 1994

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