Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Figures Ornament

Date:
18th–19th century
Geography:
Mali
Culture:
Dogon peoples
Medium:
Iron, sacrificial materials
Dimensions:
H. 5 1/8 x W. 3 1/8 in. (13 x 7.9 cm)
Classification:
Horn-Ornaments
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.186
Not on view
[Robert L. Stolper Galleries, New York and Los Angeles, until 1960]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1960, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1960–1978

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