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Artifact Identification Mask   (2009.05.0186)
  1. Communication Artifacts
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  3. Ceremonial Artifacts
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  5. Religious Objects
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date N/A
Culture Dan

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 27 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 14.4 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 5 cm
Weight 769 g
Measuring Remarks Height was measured from top of protrusion on hairline to bottom of chin, width is measured just above eyes where nose is shallowest, and depth is measured from back of chin to tip of lips.
Materials Plant--Wood, Textile
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Weaving
Munsell Color Information N/A

Research Remarks

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

Geunneguez, Andre and Afo. Arte de la Cote d’Ivoire et de ses Voisins. Paris: L’Harmattan, n.d. P. 41-42, 45-46.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Kieffer-Lopez Collection
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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