Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Helmet mask (mgbodike or agbada)
Igbo people, Nigeria
Wood and paint
H: 60; W: 34; D: 37 cm
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Gerofsky, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: B84.0173
 
 

Publications:
Newton, Douglas, African and Oceanic Art in Jerusalem, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2001, English

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir