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Headdress with Two Horned Animals and a Human Head

late 20th century

Wood, cow horns, fur, nails, and paint

26 3/4 × 16 1/4 × 25 in. (67.95 × 41.28 × 63.5 cm)
Gift of Tom Slater, B.A. 1972
2011.219.1
Geography: 
Freetown, Sierra Leone
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Krio, Ode-lay association
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Masks
Provenance: 

Gift of Tom Slater to Yale University Art Gallery in 2011

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2012.pdf (accessed December 21, 2012).

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.