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Headdress: Male (Sogoni Koun)

19th–20th century
Mali, Bougouni region
Bamana peoples
Wood, fiber
H. 21 3/4 in. (55.2 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Pascal James Imperato, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.302.1a, b
Not on view
Collected by Pascal James Imperato in Mali, Bougouni region, 1969; Pascal James and Eleanor M. Imperato, New York, 1969–2005

LaGamma, Alisa. Genesis: Ideas of Origin in African Sculpture. New York, New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2002, 50, 94-95.

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