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Headdress: Head

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Nigeria, Cross River region
Culture:
Ejagham peoples
Medium:
Wood, skin, pigment, iron nails
Dimensions:
H. 16 1/4 x W. 4 7/8 x D. 7 1/4 in. (41.3 x 12.4 x 18.4 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Robert J. Sayer in memory of Dr. Milton Gross, 1980
Accession Number:
1980.562.6
Not on view
Dr. Milton Gross, Brooklyn, NY; Dr. and Mrs. Robert J. Sayer, New York, until 1980

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