Headdress for a Mask
Unidentified Yoruba maker, style of the Oshogbo area
Wood, cotton cloth, leather, and string
Overall: 7 11/16 × 9 7/16 × 9 5/8 in. (19.5 × 24 × 24.5 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Harry A. Franklin Family Collection
Place Made: Oshogbo, Nigeria, Western Africa, Africa
Not on view
HIST 66, AAAS 15, History of Africa since 1800, Naaborko Sackeyfio, Spring 2013
Imaging West Africa in Mask and Costume, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 31, 1994-March 5, 1995.
Harry A. Franklin, about 1950; to Valerie Franklin (daughter), 1983; given to present collection, 1990.
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