Kumu Mask (Ref #: CON 051)

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The Kumu are patrilineal and their preferential marriage is with the cross-cousin of the mother’s father. The most important objects among the Kumu are the masks. These masks were worn at the death of a diviner are normally kept in the hut until needed. Taking hallucinogens was part of these ceremonies and during the ensuing trance, information was revealed.

Height: 31.3cm, Width: 19.1cm