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Face Mask (Kaogle)

Artist/Maker: Dan people (Ivory Coast and Liberia)

Date: not dated
Medium: wood and metal
Dimensions:
Overall: 9 1/8 x 5 x 3 1/2 in. (23.2 x 12.7 x 8.9 cm)
Classification: Clothing, Accessories and Jewelry
Credit Line: Gift of Alan Potamkin
Object number: 2012.2.8
DescriptionKaogle mask representing a monkey, who, by his destructive, uncontrollable, and offensive behavior, actually reinforces desirable social behavior and self-control.
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