Mask

2010.01.0226

Object Image

Basic Information

Artifact Identification Mask   (2010.01.0226)
Classification/
Nomenclature
  1. Communication Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Art
  4. :
  5. N/A
Artist/Maker Virgil Crowe
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1980 - 1989
Culture Native American: Southeast: Cherokee

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 23.3 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 13.8 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 10.3 cm
Weight 361 g
Measuring Remarks Length measured from top of snake’s head to bottom of mask’s chin, width from snake’s body of either side of mask’s temples, and depth from tip of snake’s face to back of mask.
Materials Animal--Skin--without Fur/Feathers/Scales, Pigment, Plant--Wood - Buckeye
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Cutting, Drilling, Engraving, Inserting, Joining, Tanning
Munsell Color Information N/A

Research Remarks

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

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Artifact History

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

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