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Mask

Date:
20th century
Geography:
Nigeria, Cross River region
Culture:
Ibibio peoples, Anang group
Medium:
Wood, pigment
Dimensions:
Height 8-1/2 in.
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Marcia and Irwin Hersey, 1998
Accession Number:
1998.363
Not on view
[Morike Berete, Africa, until 1969]; Irwin Hersey, New York, 1969–1998

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