Helmet Mask (Molo/Kelepene)

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Burkina Faso
Culture:
Bobo
Medium:
Wood, pigment
Dimensions:
H. 71 1/4 x W. 10 1/4 x D. 10 1/2 in. (181 x 26 x 26.7 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.233
Not on view
[Henri Kamer, Paris and New York, until 1962]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York,1962, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1962–1978

Roy, Christopher D. Art of the Upper Volta Rivers. Meudon: Alain et Francoise Chaffin, 1987.