University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: AF3646
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Yoruba
Provenience: Nigeria
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Iconography:Animal
Pig
Snake
Height: 30cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number24514 - Dealer's Number

Description

Mask - Representing red bush-pig (Potamochoerus) with young, the latter held by two snakes.


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: 29View Objects related to this Bibliographic Reference
[Catalogue] Plass, Margaret B. 1956. African Tribal Sculpture. : Page/Fig./Plate: 30View Objects related to this Bibliographic Reference

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