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Painted blackface mask

Manufactured by:
British Made Toys & Games, British  Search this
Medium:
cotton (textile) with plaster and paint
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Overall): 19 3/16 × 9 × 8 7/16 in. (48.8 × 22.8 × 21.5 cm)
H x W x D (Mask): 9 1/16 × 8 × 3 15/16 in. (23 × 20.3 × 10 cm)
Type:
masks (costume)
Place made:
England, Europe
Date:
20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Blackface  Search this
Caricature and cartoons  Search this
Costume  Search this
Stereotypes  Search this
Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Collection of James M. Caselli and Jonathan Mark Scharer
Object number:
2007.7.228.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e25ce04b-89f3-426d-91f7-be300ba481d4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.7.228.1
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Painted blackface mask

Manufactured by:
British Made Toys & Games, British  Search this
Medium:
cotton (textile) with plaster , paint and glue
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Overall): 16 3/4 × 9 15/16 × 7 1/2 in. (42.5 × 25.3 × 19 cm)
H x W x D (Mask): 9 7/16 × 9 1/4 × 4 13/16 in. (24 × 23.5 × 12.2 cm)
Type:
masks (costume)
Place made:
England, Europe
Date:
20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Blackface  Search this
Caricature and cartoons  Search this
Costume  Search this
Stereotypes  Search this
Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Collection of James M. Caselli and Jonathan Mark Scharer
Object number:
2007.7.228.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd544289688-5d80-4057-8426-4d9b3b0a8e79
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.7.228.2
Online Media:

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