Marionette Head of a Ram

Unidentified Bozo maker


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20th century

Wood, copper, cotton cloth, and glass

Overall: 7 × 12 1/2 × 10 1/2 in. (17.8 × 31.8 × 26.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Burton Elliott, Class of 1948



Place Made: Mali, Western Africa, Africa


20th century

Object Name

Ceremonial Artifact: Mask

Research Area


Not on view

Exhibition History

Correspondences: African Sculpture at the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 12, 1996-March 2, 1997.

Works from the Continent of Africa, Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 26, 2019-March 15, 2020.

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