Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Mask: Hornbill

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Burkina Faso, Black Volta River region
Culture:
Nuna or Nunuma
Medium:
Wood, pigment
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 30 x 8 x 13 in. (76.2 x 20.3 x 33 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.142
Not on view
[Aaron Furman Gallery, New York, until 1959]; [Henri Kamer, Paris and New York, until 1959]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1959, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1959–1978

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