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Face masks

Scope note

Use for masks that are worn on the face and cover most of it. Usually worn for protection or during a ritual dance in African cultures.

Term type

AAT

Getty AAT term number

3000262834

Broader Terms used

masks (costume)

Term used for

mask, face
masks, face

Equivalent Terms used

face mask

Created

12yrs ago

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