Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Masquerade Hood (Kanaga)

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Mali
Culture:
Dogon peoples
Medium:
Wood, fiber (sanseveria), hide, pigment
Dimensions:
H. 18 1/8 x W. 22 13/16 in. (46 x 57.9 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Costumes
Credit Line:
Gift of Lester Wunderman, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.74h
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 350
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