Kom. <em>Mask</em>, late 19th or early 20th century. Wood, hair, accumulated/applied materials, 17 x 9 1/2 x 5 3/4 in. (43.2 x 24.2 x 14.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John A. Friede, 74.66.3. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 74.66.3_bw.jpg)

Mask

Artist:Kom

Medium: Wood, hair, accumulated/applied materials

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Dates:late 19th or early 20th century

Dimensions: 17 x 9 1/2 x 5 3/4 in. (43.2 x 24.2 x 14.6 cm)

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Accession Number: 74.66.3

Image: 74.66.3_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Wooden mask of human face with crescent-shaped beard. The mouth is open and teeth are clenched. Ears protrude on either side of face. A crescent shaped crown appears on top of head. Eyes are almond shaped and outlined. CONDITION: Lower left corner of beard void, with some flaking of patina.

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