Baule. <em>Men’s Mask (Bo nun Amuin)</em>, late 19th or early 20th century. Wood, pigment, 11 x 14 15/16 x 37 3/8 in. (27.9 x 38 x 94.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.875. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.875_side_PS5.jpg)

Men’s Mask (Bo nun Amuin)


Medium: Wood, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th or early 20th century

Dimensions: 11 x 14 15/16 x 37 3/8 in. (27.9 x 38 x 94.9 cm)


Accession Number: 22.875

Image: CUR.22.875_side_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Mask of the head of an animal. Inside of long ears are painted crescents. Top of head, rounded; jaw, square; mouth, painted as open and filled with teeth; eyes, triangular; nose, long and straight. Opening at neck. Two hooks under back of ear; wire cord removed. Old label that reads "[French] Sudan"

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