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Mask (Okoroshi)

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Provenance

About 1980, sold by Robert Jones, Los Angeles to Jeffrey Horvitz; 2008, gift of Jeffrey and Carol Horvitz to the MFA. (Accession date: January 21, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Jeffrey and Carol Horvitz

African, Nigeria, Igbo peoples, mid-20th century

Place of Creation

Nigeria

Dimensions

Overall: 26.5 x 16 x 12 cm (10 7/16 x 6 5/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1627

Medium or Technique

Wood, fiber, pigment

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Masks