- Museum number
Wooden face mask with a cream/yellow coloured scale pattern above the brows culminating in a curved red fish tail above. The face is painted red with black eyebrows and a black raised area at both sides. At the bottom there is a second face carved in relief and painted cream with black eyebrows and yellow hair.
Height: 47.50 centimetres
Width: 20.30 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Register 1977:
Wooden face mask with cream/yellow coloured scale pattern above the brows culminating in a curved over red fish tail above. Face is painted red with black eyebrows and black raised area at sides of the face. Cream coloured face with black eyebrows and yellow hair carved in relief at bottom of the face.
Label:"284MMGR MM274". This number is not on the original list (see EthDoc) [Eth.Doc 1333]. Vendor has supplied the alternative No. "8MMJ" which in Eth.Doc reads "Animal, mythical, Guerrero".
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number