Elephant Mask

Bamileke people, Cameroon, Central Africa, Africa

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late 19th century

Raffia, cotton, jute, cotton trade cloth, and glass trade beads

Overall: 41 5/16 x 21 1/16 in. (105 x 53.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Lisa Bradley

181.20.26275

Geography/Culture

Africa, Central Africa, Cameroon

Period

19th century

Object Name

Ceremonial Artifact: Mask

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Exhibition History

Peoples and Cultures of Africa, Anthropology 44, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 29-December 18, 1994.

Arts Education Services, Peter Smith Studio, Wilson Hall, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire.

Provenance

"French Source"; Lisa Bradley, New York; given to present collection, 1981.

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