Mask, Wood, animal and human hair, horn, cotton, pigment, chains, fur, Wee peoples

Mask

Date:
19th–mid-20th century
Geography:
Côte d'Ivoire or Liberia, Bandama River region
Culture:
Wee peoples
Medium:
Wood, animal and human hair, horn, cotton, pigment, chains, fur
Dimensions:
H. 15 x W. 7 x D. 9 1/2 in. (38.1 x 17.8 x 24.1 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Purchase, Nelson A. Rockefeller Gift, 1966
Accession Number:
1978.412.527
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 352
Frank Barton, United Kingdom, until 1966; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1966–1978

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, no. 321.