Headdress: Janus

Date: 19th–20th century
Geography: Nigeria, Lower Cross River region
Culture: Ejagham or Bale peoples
Medium: Wood, hide, pigment, cane, horn, nails
Dimensions: H. 21 x W. 16 15/16 x D. 9 13/16 in. (53.3 x 43 x 25 cm)
Classification: Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number: 1979.206.299

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