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Body Mask (Det), mid-20th century. Indonesia, Papua Province (Irian Jaya), Ambisu village, Ajip River. Asmat people. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller and Mrs. Mary C. Rockefeller, 1965 (1978.412.1282a) #halloween #costume

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November 17, 1961 – Michael Rockefeller, son of New York Governor and later Vice President Nelson Rockefeller, disappears in the jungles of New Guinea. This photo of Michael Rockefeller among the Dani, 1961, was shot by Jan Broekhuijse, an anthropologist with the Harvard-Peabody New Guinea Expedition.

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Where Are the 50 Most Populous Refugee Camps? Millions of people worldwide flee their homes to escape violence, persecution or natural disasters. Here’s where they live By Esri , Marina Koren June 20, 2013 Read more: http://www.smithsonianmag.com/innovation/where-are-50-most-populous-refugee-camps-180947916/#ixzz2u3ng4Dfz

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GHANA | Fertility Figure: Female (Akua Ba), 19th–20th century. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979 (1979.206.75) #WorldCup

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Mexico, Mesoamerica | Pair of Ear Ornament Frontals ~ Aztec or Mixtec | 15th - 16th century | Gold.

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Mirror-Bearer Date: 6th century Geography: Guatemala or Mexico, Mesoamerica Culture: Maya Medium: Wood, red hematite Dimensions: H. 14 1/8 x W. 9 x D. 9 in. (35.9 x 22.9 x 22.9 cm) Classification: Wood-Sculpture Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979

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What Really Happened to Michael Rockefeller | History | Smithsonian

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Kneeling Figure Mexico or Guatemala, Maya, CE 500-600 Reported from Tabasco-Peten border area Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Metropolitan Museum of Art

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STAR GATES: AN ASTRONAUT WITH HELMET AND AIR TUBE & HEADPHONE?? Ehecatl Figure. Date: 7th–9th century Geography: Mexico, Mesoamerica, Veracruz Culture: Dimensions: H x W x D: v33 3/4 x 14 5/8 x 17 3/4in. (85.7 x 37.2 x 45.1cm) Ceramic Sculpture. The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1963 Accession Number: 1978.412.27

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Michael Rockefeller with members of the Dani tribe. He disappeared in 1961. I don't know, maybe not so much of a mystery after all.

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