Unknown. <em>Indian Head Comic Mask</em>, ca. 1900. Red terra-cotta, 11 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. (29.2 x 21 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Herbert Hemphill, 75.68.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 75.68.1_75.68.2_bw.jpg)

Indian Head Comic Mask


Medium: Red terra-cotta

Dates:ca. 1900

Dimensions: 11 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. (29.2 x 21 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 75.68.2

Image: 75.68.1_75.68.2_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Brownish red terra-cotta American Indian heads, hollow verso, long hair at sides of heads terminate in scrolls under chin. Rescued from Atlantic terra cotta works. Condition: perfect

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