University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:AF2002
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Yoruba
Epa Society
Provenience: Nigeria
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Iconography:Janus Head
Man
Horse
Attendant
Equestrian
Other Number:25964 - Dealer's Number

Description

Wooden mask: man on horseback with attendants.


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

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Wardwell, Allen. 1986. African Sculpture from the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania.. Philadelphia Museum of Art. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 60-61View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Ben-Amos, Paula G., and Barnes, Sandra T. 1983. "Benin, Oyo, and Dahomey: Warfare, State Building, and the Sacralization of Iron in West African History". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Vol. 25. no. 2. pg. 5-14 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 9; Figure 5View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Plass, Margaret, and Coon, Carleton S. Dec 1957. "African Negro Sculpture: A Walk Through the Gallery". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Vol. 21. no. 4. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 8View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] Plass, Margaret B. 1956. African Tribal Sculpture.. University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 29View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Journal] Wieschhoff, H. A. The African Collections of The University Museum Vol.: Vol. 11, Nos. 1-2.. University Museum Bulletin. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 53View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Journal] Hall, Henry U. "Fetish Figures of Equatorial Africa" Vol.: Vol. XI, No. 1.. Museum Journal. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 49View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Journal] Hall, H. U. "Some Gods of the Yoruba" Vol.: Vol. VIII, No. 1.. The Museum Journal. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 52View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Wingert, Paul S. 1948. African Negro Sculpture.. The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, M.H. De Young Memorial Museum. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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