Helmet Mask (Kunugba'a)

A work made of wood, fiber, animal hooves, hedgehog skin with quills, iron, aluminum, and sacrificial material.

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  • A work made of wood, fiber, animal hooves, hedgehog skin with quills, iron, aluminum, and sacrificial material.

Date:

Early/mid-20th century

Artist:

Senufo
Korhogo, northern Côte d’Ivoire
Northern Africa and the Sahel

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Arts of Africa

Culture

Senufo

Title

Helmet Mask (Kunugba'a)

Origin

Côte d'Ivoire

Date

1900–1950

Medium

Wood, fiber, animal hooves, hedgehog skin with quills, iron, aluminum, and sacrificial material

Dimensions

70 x 40 x 30 cm (27 1/2 x 15 3/4 x 11 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Anita Glaze

Reference Number

2018.549

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