Exhibitions/ Art Object

Epa Helmet Mask: Equestrian Figure (Jagun Jagun)

Artist:
Workshop of Bamboshe , possibly
Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Nigeria, Ila Orangun or Efon-Alaiye region (?)
Culture:
Yoruba peoples
Medium:
Wood, pigment
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 34 1/16 x 10 1/4 x 11 in. (86.5 x 26 x 27.9 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Purchase, Nelson A. Rockefeller Gift, 1960
Accession Number:
1978.412.402
Not on view
[Aaron Furman Gallery, New York, until 1960]; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1960–1978

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