Mask Representing a Woman Trader

Unidentified Western Yoruba maker

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mid-20th century

Wood and pigment

Overall: 16 1/8 × 10 5/8 × 12 5/8 in. (41 × 27 × 32 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Harry A. Franklin Family Collection

990.53.27136

Geography/Culture

Africa, Western Africa, Nigeria

Period

20th century

Object Name

Ceremonial Artifact: Mask

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Exhibition History

Faces of Culture: Masks from the Permanent Collection of the Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 1, 1991-November 1, 1993.

Provenance

Harry A. Franklin, about 1950; to Valerie Franklin (daughter), 1983; given to present collection, 1990.

Old Number

A0377

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