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Title

Zoomorphic helmet mask (Kponyugo)

late 19th century-mid 20th century


Artist

Unknown (Africa)


Details


Other Titles

Kponyungo

Kponyuga

Kponyubolo

Firespitter


Place where the work was made

Ivory Coast (Côte d'Ivoire)


Cultural origin

Senufo people


Date

late 19th century-mid 20th century


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

wood, black and red pigment


Dimensions

28.5 x 79.4 x 26.7 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1964


Location

Not on display


Accession number

IA5.1964


Artist information

Unknown (Africa)

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Editor Unknown (Editor), Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, Sydney, Apr 1965, (illus.).