Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Maskette

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Liberia
Culture:
Kono peoples
Medium:
Wood, metal
Dimensions:
H. 3 3/8 x W. 2 3/8 in. (8.6 x 6.1cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Robert A. Baird, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.526.4
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 352
Collected in Liberia by Joseph M. Baird, Tamarac, FL, 1960s; Robert A. and Jane Baird, Bakersfield, CA, until 1979

Related Objects

Female Figure

Date: before 1960 Medium: Wood, fiber, pigment, cloth, metal Accession: 1978.412.499 On view in:Gallery 352

Ceremonial Ladle (Wakemia or Wunkirmian)

Date: before 1960 Medium: Wood, fiber, metal, pigment Accession: 1979.206.254 On view in:Gallery 352

Maskette

Date: 19th–20th century Medium: Wood Accession: 1979.526.12 On view in:Not on view

Miniature Mask

Date: 19th–20th century Medium: Wood, metal Accession: 1979.526.1 On view in:Not on view

Mask

Date: 19th–20th century Medium: Wood, metal, pigment Accession: 1979.559.1 On view in:Not on view