Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Helmet Mask

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Guinea, Niger River region
Culture:
Landuma peoples
Medium:
Wood, brass tacks
Dimensions:
H. 10 3/4 x W. 8 3/8 x D. 30 3/4 in. (27.3 x 21.2 x 78.1 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.210
Not on view
[Emil Storrer, Zurich]; [ John J. Klejman, New York, until 1961]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1961, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1961–1978

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. 311.

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