Exhibitions/ Art Object

Mask: Female Figure (Satimbe)

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Mali, Bandiagara region (?)
Culture:
Dogon peoples
Medium:
Wood, pigment, shells, hair, iron
Dimensions:
H. 35 x W. 6 1/4 x D. 6 3/8 in. (88.9 x 15.9 x 16.2 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.38
Not on view
[John J. Klejman, New York, until 1955]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1955, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1956–1978

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, 226.



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