Crown for a Mask

Unidentified Iatmul maker, Middle Sepik River, Papua New Guinea

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19th century

Basketry

Overall: 21 5/8 × 8 11/16 in. (55 × 22 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Harry A. Franklin Family Collection

2019.97.30

Geography/Culture

Oceania, Melanesia, Papua New Guinea

Period

19th century

Object Name

Ceremonial Artifact

Classification

Oceania

Not on view

Provenance

Harry A. Franklin, Los Angeles, California 1950; Harry A. Franklin Family, Los Angeles, California, 1983; lent to present collection, 1990; given to present collection, 2019.

Old Number

O0314; EL.990.54.27865.2

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