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Mask (Mai)

Date: early to mid-20th century
Geography: Papua New Guinea, Yamok village, Middle Sepik River
Culture: Sawos people
Medium: Wood, paint, nassa shells, cowrie shells, pig's tusks, fiber
Dimensions: H. 23 1/2 x W. 4 3/4 x D. 6 in. (59.7 x 12.1 x 15.2 cm)
Classification: Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1969
Accession Number: 1978.412.860

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