Masks and Africa
Mask, 20th century; Wood with traces of red tukula and European pigments, brass tacks, buttons, tusks, human hair, fabric, and bells; 13 3/4 x 11 x 7 in. (35 x 28 x 17.8 cm); Ackland Art Museum, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Gift of Michael H. Glicker,
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