Mask (gelede)

Yoruba peoples
Artist Unidentified


Object Place: Nigeria

Dimensions

Overall: 15.24 x 20.32 x 31.75 cm (6 x 8 x 12 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2008.672

Medium or Technique

Wood and pigment

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Masks

Provenance

Until the 1960s, Mr. and Mrs. David C. Ruttenberg, Chicago. 1960s, Jeffrey and Deborah Stokes Hammer, Chicago; 2003, sold by Deborah Stokes to Drs. James and Gladys Strain, New York; 2008, gift of Drs. James and Gladys Strain and Dr. James P. Strain to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 17, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Drs. James and Gladys Strain and Dr. Jamie P. Strain