Mask (Sendam)

Murik people, Lower Sepik River, Papua New Guinea, Melanesia, Oceania

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1890-1935

Red garamut hardwood, red lime, black pigment, shells, and bark fiber

Overall: 16 in. (40.64 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Lent by Valerie Franklin

EL.990.54.28191

Geography/Culture

Oceania, Melanesia

Period

19th-20th century

Object Name

Mask

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.

Old Number

O1930

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