Kifwebe Bakashi, Female Mask of the Kifwebe Society
Unidentified Songe maker
Wood and pigment
Overall: 19 in. (48.3 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Corice and Armand P. Arman
Place Made: Democratic Republic of the Congo, Central Africa, Africa
Ceremonial Artifact: Mask
Not on view
Cultural Exchange, the Body, and Art and Technology, Art History 2, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 25-March 9, 2003.
Faces of Culture: Masks from the Permanent Colection of the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 1, 1991-November 1, 1993.
Corice Canton Arman and Armand P. Arman (1928-2005), New York; given to present collection, 1976.
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