Presentation of Carnival Mask from Cyprus

Black and white photographic print showing the carnival mask from Cyprus, centre, on a table in the Library of the Horniman Museum. The group includes Ms. Irene Chaplin (Vice Chairman of the Museum Advisory Committee, London County Council) and Mr Phaedon G. Constantinides (Cyprus Commissioner in London).

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