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Vertical Mask (zenkani)
Vertical Mask (zenkani)
Date:
20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood, Oil
Dimensions:
35 x 13 (88.9 x 33 cm)
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Jukun Village Of Kona
Accession Number:
2008.38.65
Acquisition Date:
2008-10-23
Credit Line:

Gift of the Erle Loran Family Collection

Exhibition History:

Central Nigeria Unmasked: Arts of the Benue River Valley; Fowler Museum at UCLA, February 13 – July 24, 2011; Cantor Arts Center, Stanford University, April 15-September 11, 2011; National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution, September 11-March 4, 2011; Musee du quai Branly, Paris, November 12, 2012-January 13, 2013.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

Door carved in 3 panels
Headdress
Headdress (early 20th century)
Twin commemorative figure
Twin commemorative figure (early 20th century)
Esu dance staff
Esu dance staff (Early 20th century)