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Object ID Number 2010.020.022
Artist Unknown
Title Ancestral Mask
Date No date
Medium Wood, pigment, shell, feathers, twine, and hair
Dimensions (H x W x D) 16" x 18" x 3"
Credit line Formerly in the Collection of Sheldon Jackson College, Sitka, Alaska
Culture Oceania / Papua New Guinea / Highlands
Collection Survey Collection
Object Name Mask
Description Headdress or mask of human face with shell detail in mouth, eyes, and eyebrows; multicolored feathers along top edge; black (human?) hair attached to head below feathers; black pigmentation with red accents; blue and red braiding in mouth.