Mask in the Form of a Hippopotamus Head (Otobo)

Title:

Mask in the Form of a Hippopotamus Head (Otobo)

Date:

ca. 1916

Culture(s):

Ijo, Kalabari (subgroup of the Ijo)

Medium(s):

Wood, incrustation, pigment, and metal

Dimensions:

19 × 9 3/8 × 4 3/4 in.

Accession Number:

96.49

Credit Line:

Gift of Raymond and Laura Wielgus in honor of Rudy Professor Emeritus Roy Sieber, Eskenazi Museum of Art, Indiana University

Location:

Wielgus Gallery, Art of Africa, Oceania, and Indigenous Art of the Americas, Henry Radford Hope Wing, 3rd Floor