Arts of Africa
late 19th or early 20th century
9 13/16 x 9 1/16 x 15 in. (24.9 x 23 x 38.1 cm) (show scale)
Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
Wooden mask, face brown. Coiffure black and arranged in elaborate median-crested style.
Condition: Chipped, nose broken, paint peeling.
This item is not on view
Yorùbá. Gelede Mask, late 19th or early 20th century. Wood, pigment, 9 13/16 x 9 1/16 x 15 in. (24.9 x 23 x 38.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.879. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.879_top_PS5.jpg)
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