University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:72-28-9
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Yoruba
Provenience: Nigeria
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Iconography:Male
scarification
Height: 26.7 cm
Width: 7.5 cm
Depth: 9.5 cm
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.


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