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Mask
Mask
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
de Young
Gallery 40
Century:
Media:
Wood, Encrusted Cloth
Dimensions:
10 1/4 x 7 x 4 (26 x 17.8 x 10.2 cm)
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Dan People
Provenance:

Erich Robinson

Accession Number:
1999.142.53
Acquisition Date:
1999-12-09
Credit Line:

Bequest of John Gutmann

This fire or runner mask is from Northern Dan. It is oval in form, with a pointed chin and triangular mouth with red cloth.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

Kerchief
Kerchief (mid 20th century)