University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-35-3
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Guro
Provenience: Ivory Coast
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Height: 50.5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Lena H. White, 1929

Description

Wooden mask with horns and long upright ears. Originally colored dark brown, eye slits blue, lips and outward facing parts of the ears white. Face borderedwith dentate ornamentation. Stick behind as in 29-35-1, 2.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Evocative Images: African Sculpture from the University Museum (Traveling version of "African Sculpture from the University Museum") ( Sep 1988 - Apr 1990)View Objects in Exhibition
African Sculpture from the University Museum (22 Nov 1986 - 08 Feb 1987)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Wardwell, Allen. 1986. African Sculpture from the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania. : Page/Fig./Plate: 54-55; fig. 12View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Hall, Henry U. 1932. The African Collections. The University Museum Bulletin. 3 (6) : Page/Fig./Plate: 170-171; pl XIIView Objects cited in this Publication

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