Mask in the form of a fanged cat's face made of plaster.Painted brown with pink nostrils, inner ears and tongue, and white fangs. Whiskers protrude from cheeks and above eyebrows.
- Found/Acquired: San Pedro de Buenavista (?)
- (Americas,South America,Bolivia,Potosi (department),San Pedro de Buenavista)
- Length: 21 centimetres
- Width: 25.6 centimetres
- Depth: 9.2 centimetres
Label with object reads "Dust removed. Filled and inpainted fresh chips. Reattached loose bristles. T.P. April '86."
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
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Object reference number: ESA31608
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