Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Ceremonial yam harvest mask
Late 19th – early 20th century
Afikpo people, Nigeria
Wood and pigment
H: 61.2; W: 20.2; D: 19.5 cm
Anonymous gift to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: B04.0879
 
 


Exhibition:
Many Faces: Masks from Many Times and Many Places, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Beningson Gallery, Ruth Youth Wing, 08/04/2009 - 01/12/2009

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