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Face Mask: Hyena (Sourokou Koun)

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Mali, Bélédougou region
Culture:
Bamana peoples
Medium:
Wood, cowrie shells, pigment
Dimensions:
H. 17 1/8 x W. 6 3/4 x D. 6 3/4 in. (43.5 x 17.2 x 17.2 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.161
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 350
[Julius Carlebach Gallery, New York, until 1960]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1960, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, 1960–1978

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, 253.



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