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African Carved Wood Mask

Auction:
2376
Lot:
43
Sold for:
$294

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2376
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 23, 2007 10:00AM

Description:

African Carved Wood Mask, the hollow form with pierced eyes, blackened beard and hair, metal pieces to represent teeth, and scarification patterns, dark patina, ht. 10 1/2 in.

Provenance: Sold to benefit the Brooklyn Museum.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

metal pieces, Brooklyn Museum, Beard, Mask, Metalworking, Scarification

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