Crocodile Mask, Bama da

Bozo, Segou Mali, West African
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Crocodile Mask, Bama da

20th century

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Segou mali, west african

Bozo

Wood, metal, fabric, and pigment

Overall: 67 11/16 × 10 1/2 × 8 3/8 inches (171.9 × 26.7 × 21.3 cm)

Sculpture

African Art

Museum Purchase; gift of Amelia Elizabeth White, by exchange

2014.30

This work is in the public domain.

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(Galerie Albert Loeb, Paris, France)

2014-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

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Bozo, Segou Mali, West African, Crocodile Mask, Bama da, 20th century, wood, metal, fabric, and pigment. Detroit Institute of Arts, Museum Purchase; gift of Amelia Elizabeth White, by exchange, 2014.30.

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Crocodile Mask, Bama da
Crocodile Mask, Bama da