Lineage Society “Leader” Mask (n'kang)

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Lineage Society “Leader” Mask (n'kang)

19th century - 20th century

wood, hair, and fiber

16 in. (40.64 cm)

CREATION PLACE:

Babanki kingdoms, Western Grassfields, Cameroon, Africa

CULTURE OR GROUP:

Kom

OBJECT NAME:

ceremonial masks



CREDIT LINE:

Gift in honor of Richard and Barbara Faletti by their loving children: Martha Faletti Keilman, Joan Faletti Scottberg, Carol Faletti Wolfe, Michael J. Faletti, and Margo Anderson Faletti

OBJECT NUMBER:

2013-8-2

IMAGE USE:

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