• Culture/People:

    Eastern Band of Cherokee

  • Object name:

    Buffalo mask

  • Native term:

    agvdulo

  • Date created:

    1920-1935

  • Place:

    North Carolina; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Poplar, buffalo hide/skin, paint

  • Techniques:

    Carved, painted

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected before 1936 by anthropologist Frank G. Speck (1881-1951); purchased by MAI in 1936.

  • Dimensions:

    37 x 41 x 27 cm

  • Catalog number:

    18/9354

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    This item is currently on view at NMAI, DC.

See it in the Eastern Band of Cherokee exhibit in the "Our Peoples" gallery on the 4th floor

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