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U009.17.196
Artist / Maker : Unknown Artist
Title : Mask with Flying Fox and Bird
Date (Execution) : n.d.
Geographical Origin : Kandingai, East Sepik, Papua New Guinea
Cultural Group :
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Wood, shell, feather
Support / Technique :
Object Type : masks (costume); carvings (visual works)
Visual Description : Large dark brown wood facial mask of figure with shells for eyes and a shell train from ear-to-ear under the nose with black bird feathers woven in. Bird motif on figure's forehead and hanging from nose.
Accession # : U009.17.196
Width (cm) : 38.00
Height (cm) : 81.00
Depth (cm) : 16.50
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Estate of Dr. Harold (Hal) Knight
Artist Statement :