210345 Catalog Card

Description: scan of catalog card [FRONT] [MAIN BODY] Chicago Natural History Museum - Ethnology | 22-3 | Provenience: Benin, Nigeria | People or Culture: Bini | Object: Ornamental mask | Material: Bronze | Description: Catalogue plate XXII. From the Bankfield Museum, Halifax; collected by Dr. Roth. Ornamental mask with ruff collar bordered by 8 mud fish, each with 2 heads. Eye pupils are iron and strip of copper runs down nose. Photo on reverse side | Dimensions: (in cm.) L. 19.7; max. w. 13.3 | Collection: Fuller Collection: presented by Mrs. A.W.F. Fuller, 13 November 1963 [LEFT MARGIN] A | ENT | 210345 | Field No. 239 B. 0/39 | Neg. No. 99494 | Acc. 2815 [BACK] [PHOTOGRAPH]
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  • Anthropology
  • Scanner: Mr. Ryan Gross : Field Museum of Natural History - Anthropology
  • Project leader: Mr. Christopher J. Philipp : Field Museum of Natural History - Anthropology
  • transcriber: Julia W. Kennedy : Field Museum of Natural History - Anthropology Collections
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Citation: Courtesy of: R. Gross, C. J. Philipp, J. W. Kennedy. (c) Field Museum of Natural History. CC BY-NC 4.0. https://mm.fieldmuseum.org/21020c38-fbb9-410c-a863-a8a4be7f762f (accessed on 13 Jan 2022)
Associated Catalog Number(s)
  • 210345.nosub[1]
Taxon Coverage
  • 2203: West Africa: carvings, castings: metal