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Aya Uma (Devil) mask  (Masks and Masking)  "circa 1960"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1950-1970

Materials:

Denim, silk embroidery floss, wool yarn, unknown stuffing, thread

Techniques:

Sewn, stuffed, embroidered

Dimensions:

61 x 32.5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Andes, Kichua (Quichua), Native Americans, Northern Andes, Runa (Otavaleno/Otavalo), South America

State:

Pichincha Province

Country:

Ecuador

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Helen Pep Grodka (1898-1982); donated to MAI by Sonia Grodka Blumenthal (her daughter) and Harry W. Blumenthal circa 1983.

Source ID:

NMAI_267434

Catalog Number:

25/1637

Album Name:

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