University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-12-126
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Bambara
Provenience: West Africa
Mali
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Height: 63.7cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. Laporte, 1929
Other Number012 - Cast Number

Description

Conventionalized antelope in wood, the upper portion of a mask headdress representing this animal.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Article] Coon, Carleton S. & Plass, Margaret. 1957. African Negro Sculpture: A Walk Through the Gallery. The University Museum Bulletin. 21 (4) : Page/Fig./Plate: 15View Objects cited in this Publication

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