Masquerade Element: Human Face

Date: 18th–19th century
Geography: Nigeria
Culture: Yoruba peoples, Ijebu group
Medium: Brass
Dimensions: H. x W. x D.: 4 1/2 x 2 5/8 x 1 1/2in. (11.4 x 6.7 x 3.8cm)
Classification: Metal-Ornaments
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Klaus G. Perls, 1991
Accession Number: 1991.17.45

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