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African Art
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Weaving Loom Pulley Surmounted by a Zoomorphic Helmet Mask (Goli Glin)

late 19th–early 20th century

Wood and nails

4 3/4 × 2 1/4 × 2 1/2 in. (12.07 × 5.72 × 6.35 cm)
Bequest of Erika and Thomas Leland Hughes, B.A. 1945, LL.B. 1949
2014.121.22
Geography: 
Côte d’Ivoire
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Baule
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
Provenance: 

Harold Rome Collection, unknown dates
Sotheby's, New York, January 20, 1982, lot 151
Gift of Mrs. Erika Hughes to Yale University Art Gallery in 2014

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2015,” http://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2015_updated%2012_16_15.pdf (accessed December 1, 2015).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.