University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-35-9
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Ngere
Provenience: Ivory Coast
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Height: 24.7cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Lena H. White, 1929
Other Number68 - Other Number

Description

Wooden mask colored black. Projecting forehead rim. Bulging eyes with narrow slits. Broad triangular nose. Narrow triangle pointing upward for cheeks. Projecting jaw. Lower half is detachable.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Plass, Margaret. 1957. African Negro Sculpture: A Walk Through the Gallery. : Page/Fig./Plate: 20View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] Plass, Margaret B. 1956. African Tribal Sculpture. : Page/Fig./Plate: 20View Objects cited in this Publication

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