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Mask

Object Number:2017-23-51
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Narino-Carchi
Provenience: Colombia
Northern Colombia
Highland Narino Region
Culture Area: Circum-Caribbean
Date Made: 1250-1500
Early Date: 1250
Late Date: 1500
Section:American
Materials:Clay
Technique:Red Ware
Height: 22.7 cm
Length: 0 cm
Width: 15.5 cm
Depth: 7.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Lewis Heafitz and the Heafitz family, 2017
Other Number:C-18 - Collector Number

Description

Clay mask with open eyes, nasal passages and mouth. High foread depicts geometric design. Lower lip includes horizontal markings. Holes on either side above temples.

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