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Helmet Mask (Gelede)

Date: 19th–20th century
Geography: Nigeria, Meko region
Culture: Yoruba peoples, Egbado group
Medium: Wood, pigment, metal staples
Dimensions: H x W x D: 10 15/16 x 8 1/4 x 10 1/4 in. (27.9 x 21 x 26 cm)
Classification: Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Purchase, Nelson A. Rockefeller Gift, 1966
Accession Number: 1978.412.514

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