Mask New Ireland, Bismarck Archipelago, Papua New Guinea 19th-early 20th century Wood, pigment, plant fiber, shells, cotton cloth X65.4360; Gift of the Wellcome Trust.
Gallery text, Intersections: World Arts, Local Lives, 2006
Object Name: Mask
Culture: Mende peoples
Place of Origin: Sierra Leone
Date/Era: Collected in Liberia in 1981
Medium/Materials: Wood, raffia, cowries
Dimensions: H: 46.00 cm, W: 28.00 cm, D: 37.00 cm
Credit Line: Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of Doran H. Ross.
Accession Number: X99.52.4
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