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DOGON HARE MASK
|Style of Mask:||
Dogon Hare (Rabbit) Mask
|Measurements:||mask measures 16" tall x 6" wide x 4" deep. With netting 24" overall tall.|
|Materials:||Wood, iron, braided bark|
|Accessories:||custom metal stand|
|Provenance:||Collected in 2002 by Scott Farrell|
with custom stand
Contemporary and danced piece collected in 2002 in the village of Kelee.
Often referred to as a "rabbit" mask, it is actually a hare (there are no
wild rabbits in Africa, only hares like our Jack rabbit). Danced for both
entertainment as well as storytelling, funerals and initiation rituals.
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