Dance Mask

2004.17.0189

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Dance Mask   (2004.17.0189)
Classification/
Nomenclature
Communication Artifacts : Ceremonial Artifacts : Religious Objects
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Oceania--Melanesia, Papua New Guinea, Middle Sepik River, Black Water Lakes, Kaningara Village
Period/Date N/A
Culture Melanesian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 73.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 28 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 11 cm
Weight 2812 g
Measuring Remarks From Logan Museum: 73x30x10cm.
Materials Pigment, Plant, Plant--Wood, Animal--Shell
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Drying, Incising, Inserting, Painting
Munsell Color Information N/A

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography

Spurlock Museum Newsletter, Summer 2005 (2005P. 0021).

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication The Virginia M. and James D. Tobin Collection, Purchased from the Logan Museum of Anthropology, Beloit College
Reproduction N/A
Reproduction Information N/A

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