Mask outfit

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Culture/People
probably Cubeo (Kobeua) (attributed)
Previous owner
Alan C. Lapiner (Alan Charles Lapiner), Non-Indian, 1933-1975
Donor
Alan C. Lapiner (Alan Charles Lapiner), Non-Indian, 1933-1975
Object Name
Mask outfit
Media/Materials
Bark cloth, bark, vegetal fiber, paint, dye/dyes
Techniques
Sewn, dyed, painted
Dimensions
149 x 140 x 79.00 cm
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place
Rio Uaupés (Caiari, Vaupés); São Gabriel da Cachoeira Municipality; North Mesoregion, Rio Negro Micoregion; Amazonas State, North Region; Brazil
Date created
1960-1965
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Alan C. Lapiner (1933-1975, owner of Arts of the Four Quarters, a gallery in New York City); donated to MAI by Alan Lapiner in 1966.
Catalog Number
23/7047
Barcode
237047.000
See related items
Cubeo (Kobeua)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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