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Provenance

About 1967-1969, acquired in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso (then Upper Volta) by Drs. Eli and Carolyn Newberger, Brookline, MA; 2011, gift of Drs. Eli and Carolyn Newberger to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 25, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Carolyn and Eli Newberger

African, Mossi peoples, Burkina Faso, 20th century

Dimensions

Overall: 61 x 28 cm (24 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

2011.2113

Medium or Technique

Wood, fiber, cloth, pigment

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Ceremonial artifacts