Asufu Mask (Three-faced Helmet Mask)

Ibo (Igbo) people, Nigeria, Western Africa, Africa

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mid-20th century

Wood and pigment

Overall: 18 x 12 x 12 in. (45.72 x 30.48 x 30.48 cm)

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

992.17.29022

Geography/Culture

Africa, Western Africa, Nigeria

Period

20th century

Object Name

Mask

Classification

Africa

Not on view

Exhibition History

Imaging West Africa in Mask and Costume, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 31, 1994-March 5, 1995.

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