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Creator Name: Guro
Creator Nationality: African; West African; Ivorian
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Name-CRT: Guro
Creation Start Date: 1800
Creation End Date: 1899
Creation Date: 19th Century
Object Type: Sculpture
Materials and Techniques: wood
Dimensions: H.14-1/2 x W.8 in.
AMICA Contributor: The Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Owner Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
ID Number: 72.69.2
Credit Line: The Christina N. and Swan J.Turnblad Fund
These masks represent idealized feminine beauty and were used in Poro society dances. Today they are primarily used in village entertainment festivals.
AMICA ID: MIA_.72.69.2
Component Measured: overall
Measurement Unit: in
AMICA Library Year: 1998
Media Metadata Rights:
?The Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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