Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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miniature mask
  • Mexico
  • miniature mask, late 1800s–2000
  • Where object was made: Mexico City, Mexico
  • stone, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 6.5 x 5 x 3 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 2 1/2 x 1 15/16 x 1 1/8 in
  • Gift of William and Shirley Griffith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4739

The small mask is carved from green stone. It has long ears on either side of its head. The eyes are slitted and the lips are turned down.