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Yoruba artist. Gelede Mask of a French Gendarme, late 19th or early 20th century. Benin. Wood, pigment. Gift of Eugene and Harriet Becker, 1991.226.3
Just posted a sketch I did of it this weekend! @brooklynmuseum
Beautiful Helmet Mask!
@jessamyn_h @jawngreene brings me back to our class!!
@catherineheadrick omg yes!
@brooklynmuseum thanks for the details given below the image.....quiet helpful to my recent MFA project !!!