Mask (Mawa)

Date: mid-19th–early 20th century
Geography: Australia, Saibai Island, Torres Strait
Culture: Torres Strait Islander
Medium: Wood, paint, shells, cloth, wool, fiber
Dimensions: H. 19 7/8 x W. 8 1/4 x D. 5 3/4 in. (50.5 x 21 x 14.6 cm)
Classification: Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number: 1979.206.1412

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