Mask

Unidentified Yoruba maker

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20th century

Wood and pigment

Overall: 15 15/16 × 10 13/16 × 10 7/16 in. (40.5 × 27.5 × 26.5 cm)

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

990.53.27156

Geography

Place Made: Nigeria, Western Africa, Africa

Period

20th century

Object Name

Ceremonial Artifact: Mask

Research Area

Africa

Not on view

Exhibition History

Anthropology of Religion, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Anthropology 48, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 30-May 2, 2004.

Provenance

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

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