Arts of the Pacific Islands
Wood, rattan, barkcloth, fiber, tapestry turban snail (Turbo petholatus) opercula, seeds, pigment
21 × 10 × 14 in. (53.3 × 25.4 × 35.6 cm) (show scale)
"01.74" written in ink on inside of mask
Brooklyn Museum Collection
Wooden mask with crest of barkcloth, seeds, and fiber. The mask is decorated with red paint and incised designs and the crest is partially painted yellow and white.
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Mask (Tatanua), 19th century. Wood, rattan, barkcloth, fiber, tapestry turban snail (Turbo petholatus) opercula, seeds, pigment, 21 × 10 × 14 in. (53.3 × 25.4 × 35.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, 01.74. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 01.74.jpg)
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