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Illuminated initials on Printed Text page from a Missal
1529
Anonymous Gift in memory of Mrs. John Alexander
1993/2.12

Nathaniel Hurd
Bookplate: Lowell
1730 – 1770
The Paul Leroy Grigaut Memorial Collection
1969/2.133

Bamana (Bamana)
N'tomo Society Initiation Mask
1900 – 1970
Museum purchase assisted by the Friends of the Museum of Art
1971/2.19

Simon Vostre (French (culture or style))
Libyan Sibyl, a leaf from an early printed book
1500 – 1532
Gift of Mr. Ferdinand Roten
1963/1.79

Florentine;Italian
Leaf from a Breviary
1475 – 1500
Gift of Ann and Leonard Eaton in appreciation for the excellent teaching of Ilene Forsyth and Marvin Eisenberg
1986/2.91

Kuba (Kuba (Democratic Republic of Congo style))
Mask
TC2006.19

French (French (culture or style))
Leaf from a Book of Hours
1467 – 1499
Gift of Ann and Leonard Eaton in appreciation for the excellent teaching of Ilene Forsyth and Marvin Eisenberg
1986/2.92

Florentine;Italian
MS leaf: Bifolio from a Missal
1433 – 1466
Anonymous Gift in memory of Mrs. John Alexander
1993/2.7

Chokwe (Chokwe (culture or style))
Initiation Mask
1900 – 1970
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Chet H. LaMore
1970/2.121
Naturalistic cow’s head of carved from wood with eyes cut from the bottoms of glass bottles. Natural cow horns are attached. Head is predominantly black with white triangle on forehead, red pigment surrounding eyes, red in interior of ears, white chin, and white dots on cheeks and in red ground around eyes. Horns are white, tipped in black; a fiber cord runs through its nostrils and around back of head.<br />
Bijogo (Bijogo)
Mask (vaca bruto, dugn'be type)
1925 – 1975
Gift of Avery Z. Eliscu
1984/1.273
Elaborately carved staff with angular forms along the shaft and topped with a figurine with a rounded head, heart-shaped face and two stylized arms resting on the stomach.  A large Z-shaped handle is carved in the middle of the shaft, with a series of cubes and conical forms above and beneath it.
Ngbaka (Ngbaka)
Staff
1930 – 1970
Gift of Margaret H. and Albert J. Coudron
2001/2.36

Kuba (Kuba (Democratic Republic of Congo style))
Bwoom type mask
1890 – 1910
Gift of Al and Margaret Coudron
1982/2.52
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