Object Record

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Collection African Art Collection
Object Name Mask
Other Name Ceremonial Mask
Catalog Number 1976.1.16
Accession Number 1976.1
Description Helmet mask. Double featured, faces on opposite sides. Raised braid design with 2 large cylindrical forms on top. Bulbous cheeks. Carved, open, upward turned mouth. Large nose and bulging eyes under protruding forehead, supporting open coiffure. Remnants of white paint around eyes.
Subjects Africa--Social life and customs.
Africa.
Art
Cameroon
Ceremonial objects
Helmet
Masks
Wood carving
Wood-carving--Africa--Exhibitions.