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Mask

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Artist Unknown (Pende)

Date

late 19th-early 20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Mask, Artist Unknown (Pende)
Mask: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Sculpture, Mask (Do Not Use) | Wood, plant fibers, pigment
Size: 9 5/8 x 7 13/16 x 3 7/8 in. (24.45 x 19.84 x 9.84 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Central Africa region
Culture: Pende, Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Central Africa region
Style: 19th-20th century
Physical Description: flattened nose; dropping eyelids; open dentated mouth; raised scarification lines on forehead and cheeks
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of funds from Darwin and Geri Reedy
Accession Number: 2002.27.17
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009