Mask made from front of human skull covered with c

Made:
1801-1910 in New Britain

Mask made from front of human skull covered with clay and painted, said to be used in dances to represent the dead, from New Britain, 1801-1910

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A14852
Materials:
bone, clay
type:
mask
taxonomy:
credit:
Wellcome Trust

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