Asufu Mask (Three-faced Helmet Mask)

Unidentified Ibo (Igbo) maker

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mid-20th century

Wood and pigment

Overall: 18 × 12 × 12 in. (45.7 × 30.5 × 30.5 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

Ceremonial Artifact: 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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