Yaka Mask

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Description

Wood and plant fiber, 28 x 11"

Abstract

A mask portraying a person with a white face and wearing a hat on top of their head. There are plant fibers all around the mask which hang down several inches. Comparable masks come from the Yaka tribe of the D.R. of Congo, used for ritualistic purposes.

Date

ca. 1960

Subject

Identifier

1

Files

ms048_1_yaka.jpg

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Citation

unknown, . “Yaka Mask.” WCSU Archives, 5 Apr. 2018. Accessed on the Web: 19 Apr. 2018.

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