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Title

Tree fern mask

collected 1967


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Other Title

Fern tree mask


Date

collected 1967


Materials used

carved tree fern, feathers, natural pigments, 1 tooth, wood, metal spring, iron nail, cotton woven fabric, cane headdress


Dimensions

64.0 x 18.0 x 12.0 cm overall (approx.) :

0 - Whole, 34.5 cm (13 9/16"), Height of head, approx.

0 - Whole, 64 cm (25 3/16"), Overall height, approx.

0 - Whole, 18 cm (7 1/16"), Width of head, approx.

0 - Whole, 12 cm (4 3/4"), Depth of head, approx.


Credit

Gift of Stan Moriarty 1977


Location

Not on display


Accession number

582.1979