Mask

Unidentified Yoruba maker

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early 1950s

Wood and pigment

Overall: 11 × 6 11/16 × 7 1/2 in. (28 × 17 × 19 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase

167.6.24041

Geography/Culture

Africa, Western Africa, Benin

Period

20th century

Object Name

Ceremonial Artifact: Mask

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Course History

ANTH 3, Intro to Cultural Anthropology, Sienna Craig, Winter 2019

Provenance

Purchased by Professor James W. Fernandez in Benin (Dahomey) for Dartmouth College Museum, 1967.

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