Initiation Dance Mask


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Initiation Dance Mask   (1973.13.0004)
  1. Communication Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Personal Symbols
  4. :
  5. Status Symbols
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date N/A
Culture Melanesian
Location On Exhibitin the Southeast Asia and Oceania exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 140.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 57.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 47.0 cm
Weight 1,417 g
Measuring Remarks Measured with stand. Weight of stand subtracted.
Materials Plastic, Metal--Aluminum, Glass, Animal--Shell, Animal--Feather, Pigment, Plant, Textile
Manufacturing Processes Painting, Sewing, Stringing
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

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

Photo: Spurlock Museum, Fall 2006, p. 12.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Purchase
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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