University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
26334

View All (4) Object Images


26333
26332
26331
Object Number: 72-28-9
Current Location: Imagine Africa
Currently On Display
Culture:Yoruba
Provenience: Nigeria
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Iconography:Male
scarification
Height: 26.7cm
Width: 7.5cm
Depth: 9.5cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. J. D. Kingsley in memory of her late husband, 1972

Description

As 72-28-8. One of a pair. This is the male. Part of the top of the headdress is broken off. Smaller chips and scrapes, otherwise in good condition.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Imagine Africa with the Penn Museum (18 Sep 2011)View Objects in Exhibition

You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

© Penn Museum 2016 Sitemap / Contact / Copyright / Disclaimer / Privacy / Upenn