African, Asian, and Islamic Art
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Artist: Unknown Gabonese Artist Primary
Once an object is removed from its original cultural context it is very hard to know the intent of the maker. Was this mask carved for traditional ceremonial purposes? Or was it made to sell as a decorative object or souvenir for someone outside the community?
Parke-Bernet Galleries (June 19,1968, Sale 2724, Lot#226); 2003 gift to Fairfield University.
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