Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Helmet Mask (lipiko)
Early 20th century
Makonde people, Tanzania
Wood, pigment and human hair
H: 23; W: 18.5; D: 30 cm
Anonymous gift to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: B06.2368
 
 

Publications:
“Recent Acquisitions“, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem Magazine, Summer – Fall 2006, No.2

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