Masquerade Element: Crocodile Head (Omama)

Date: 17th–19th century
Geography: Nigeria
Culture: Yoruba peoples, Owo group
Medium: Ivory, wood or coconut shell inlay
Dimensions: H. 5 1/2 x W. 2 1/4 x D. 1 1/2in. (14 x 5.7 x 3.8cm)
Classification: Bone/Ivory-Ornaments
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Klaus G. Perls, 1991
Accession Number: 1991.17.125

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