Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Buffalo Helmet Mask (Kablé)

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Burkina Faso, southwestern Burkina Faso
Culture:
northern Tussian or Siemu
Medium:
Wood, fiber, hide
Dimensions:
H. 24 1/2 x W. 12 3/8 x D. 10 1/2 in. (62.2 x 31.5 x 26.7 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. Gordon Douglas III, 1980
Accession Number:
1980.545.2
Not on view
Mr. and Mrs. J. Gordon Douglas III, New York, until 1980

Trost, Franz. "Bemerkungen zur religiosen organization der Tussian." Archiv für Völkerkunde vol. 40 (1986), pp. 99–114.



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