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Helmet Mask: Female Figure (Epa or Elefon)

Fakeye family, Ila Orangun region

Date: 19th–20th century
Geography: Nigeria, Ila Orangun or Efon-Alaiye region (?)
Culture: Yoruba peoples
Medium: Wood, pigment
Dimensions: H. 31 11/16 x W. 10 3/8 in. (80.6 x 26.3 cm)
Classification: Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Purchase, Nelson A. Rockefeller Gift, 1960
Accession Number: 1978.412.399

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