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Ethnological Museum of Berlin Afrika [III C 25605]

Kopfaufsatzmaske, menschliches Gesicht

http://www.smb-digital.de/eMuseumPlus?service=ImageAsset&module=collection&objectId=222251&resolution=superImageResolution#2135416 (Ethnologisches Museum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin CC BY-NC-SA)
Provenance/Rights: Ethnologisches Museum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / Martin Franken (CC BY-NC-SA)

Description

Hauptkatalog: "NGUNGA, Tanzmaske. Kopfaufsatz: in Form eines Gesichts mit hoher Mütze geschnitztes flaches Brett auf einem dicken Wulst von Bananenblättern, der von einer dichten Masse von Raphiafasern umgeben ist. Unten hängen zwei aus Bananenblattscheiben geflochtene Schlingen herab zum Hindurchstecken der Arme"
Sammler: Ankermann, Bernhard

Material/Technique

Holz, Bast

Measurements

Höhe x Breite x Tiefe: 65 x 60 x 44 cm; Gewicht: 2,6 kg

Created ...
... Who: Zur Personenseite: Bamun people
... Where More about the place
Collected ...
... Who: Zur Personenseite: Bernhard Ankermann (1859-1943)

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Ethnological Museum of Berlin

Object from: Ethnological Museum of Berlin

The Ethnologisches Museum (Ethnological Museum) evolved from the collections of the royal cabinets of art and since its foundation in 1873 has become ...

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