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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

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, no. 253.



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