Okoroshi Mask

Artist: Igbo Cultural Group (Nigeria)

Date: 20th Century
23 x 7 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. (58.4 x 19.1 x 21 cm)
Classification: AFRICAN
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. Oliver E. and Pamela F. Cobb, Class of 1952
Object number: M.2011.11.11
Descriptioncarved teeth, arching brows and frontal coiffure lines, surmounted by a long neck and Janus heads carved with similar facial details, with crown and side projections, black, white and red pigment, and a good patina
Not on view
In Collection(s)
Exhibitions:Object Lab Fall 2021