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Female Mask (Gambanda)

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Culture:
Pende peoples
Medium:
Wood, fiber
Dimensions:
H. 13 x W. 11 1/2 in. (33.02 x 29.21 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of James J. Ross, 2011
Accession Number:
2011.11.8
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 352
Collected by Emile Lejeune, a Belgian colonial officer in the Kasai region, before 1908; by descent to his family, 1908–2002; [Jo de Buck, Brussels, Belgium, until 2002]; James J. Ross, New York, 2002– 2011

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