University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-35-19
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Yoruba
Provenience: Nigeria
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Height: 39.6cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Lena H. White, 1929

Description

Wooden mask colored black except that inner sides of ears and eyeballs are reddish brown. There are two horns. Face only takes up space on bottom third of mask.


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