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Beete Mask

Beete Mask made of wood. The mask is heart-shaped and long, and the only facial features are the eyes and nose.

Beete Mask: Ram (Bata)19th-20th century. Kwele peoples, Gabon or Republic of Congo, Ivindo or Sangha River region. Wood, pigment, kaolin. Metropolitan Museum of Art.


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Alexandra Deyneka
Sloane Art Library
102 Hanes Art Center

My pronouns are: she/her/hers
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