Mask with superstructure of female nursing child

Made:
1870-1925 in Nigeria
maker:
Yoruba people

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Carved wooden polychrome mask with superstructure of female nursing child, other small figures clustered round her, Yoruba, from Southern Nigeria, 1870-1925

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A243220
Materials:
complete and wood
type:
mask
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • costume
credit:
Glendining

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