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Mask

Artist/Maker: Makonde people (Mozambique)

Date: not dated
Medium: wood, stain and hair
Dimensions:
Overall: 10 3/8 x 7 1/2 x 8 5/8 in. (26.4 x 19.1 x 21.9 cm)
Classification: Clothing, Accessories and Jewelry
Credit Line: Gift of Janice and Robert Laff
Object number: 2007.56.6
DescriptionLipiko mask of association responsible for initiation celebrations. Makonde works are often collected in southern Tanzania due to the refugee situation so they are sometimes attributed to that area.
Not on view
In Collection(s)