Dan. <em>Personal Miniature Mask (Ma Go)</em>, 19th or 20th century. Wood, organic matter, fiber or feathers, 4 3/4 x 3 x 2in. (12.1 x 7.6 x 5.1cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Blake Robinson, 1995.7.28. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1995.7.28_front_PS6.jpg)

Personal Miniature Mask (Ma Go)


Medium: Wood, organic matter, fiber or feathers

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:19th or 20th century

Dimensions: 4 3/4 x 3 x 2in. (12.1 x 7.6 x 5.1cm)



Accession Number: 1995.7.28

Image: 1995.7.28_front_PS6.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Oval human face. Protruding face with double ridge along center. Eye area at base of forehead obscured by organic matter. Ears (semi-circular) protrude at eye level. Nose slopes upward, tip 1/2" long. Down-turned mouth, protruding lips. Pointy chin. CONDITION: Overall dirt and abrasions. Possible insect damage along one edge. Fibers or feathers embedded in two places, near eyes and near one ear. Chips on rear or both ears. Two holes on edges just above ear level (one hole through, other hole clogged).

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