University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-12-164
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Yoruba
Provenience: Dahomey
Benin
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Height: 31.3cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. Laporte, 1929
Other Number158 - Other Number

Description

Wooden mask colored brown except eyeballsand tall domed headdress which are blue. Face marks: three vertical on forehead, three diagonal on cheek, one vertical on cheek are black.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Negro Sculpture (1957 - 1957)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Plass, Margaret. 1957. African Negro Sculpture: A Walk Through the Gallery. : Page/Fig./Plate: 29View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] Plass, Margaret B. 1956. African Tribal Sculpture. : Page/Fig./Plate: 28View Objects cited in this Publication

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