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Wood, feathers, metal, and fibers
Gift of Alvin Walker
Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Alvin E. Walker (Southfield, Michigan, USA)
2009-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Chokwe, African, Mask (mwana pwo), early 20th century, wood, feathers, metal, and fibers. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Alvin Walker, 2008.623.
North American, Native American
Eskimo, Native American