Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Face Mask (Koma Ba)

Date:
19th–mid-20th century
Geography:
Côte d'Ivoire, western Côte d'Ivoire
Culture:
Mau peoples
Medium:
Wood, clay, feathers, horns, cotton, vegetable fiber
Dimensions:
H. 37 13/16 x W. 13 3/4 x D. 9 in. (96 x 34.9 x 22.9 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Purchase, Nelson A. Rockefeller Gift, 1962
Accession Number:
1978.412.466
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 352
[Henri Kamer, Paris and New York, until 1962]; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1962–1978

The American Federation of Arts. Primitive Art Masterworks: an exhibition jointly organized by the Museum of Primitive Art and the American Federation of Arts, New York. New York: The American Federation of Arts, 1974, no. 67.



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