Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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deangle mask
  • Mano peoples
  • deangle mask, mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: Nimba County, Liberia
  • wood, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 24 x 15 x 5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 9 5/8 x 5 7/8 x 1 15/16 in
  • Gift of C. Susan Brown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0907
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Description

This human face is stained dark brown and has holes around the perimeter. It has a large forehead with a vertical line in the middle, slitted eyes, and stylized hair. The lips are stained a faint red.