D’mba mask (Baga peoples)

D’mba mask (Baga peoples)

D'mba mask (Baga peoples, Guinea), 19th-20th century, wood, 118.1 x 35.3 x 67.5 cm (The Metropolitan Museum of Art) Speakers: Dr. Peri Klemm and Dr....
Sika dwa kofi (Golden Stool), Asante people

Sika dwa kofi (Golden Stool), Asante people

Sika dwa kofi (Golden Stool)https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/art-africa/west-africa/ghana/v/el-anatsui?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=Desc&utm_campaign=arthistory source
Bundu / Sowei Helmet Mask (Mende peoples)

Bundu / Sowei Helmet Mask (Mende peoples)

Bundu or Sowei Helmet Mask (Ndoli Jowei), Mende, Nguabu Master (Moyamba district, Sierra Leone), late 19th-early 20th century, wood and pigment, 39.4 x 23.5...
Keeping your loved ones close: a Kota reliquary figure

Keeping your loved ones close: a Kota reliquary figure

Kota reliquary figure (mbulu ngulu), late 19th to early 20th century, Gabon, wood, copper, brass, and bone, 59.69 cm high (Museum of Fine Arts,...
Male figure, Ikenga (Igbo Peoples)

Male figure, Ikenga (Igbo Peoples)

Ikenga, Igbo Peoples, Nigeria, wood (University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology) Speakers: Dr. Peri Klemm and Dr. Steven Zucker. Created by Beth...
Olowe of Ise, Veranda Post (Yoruba people)

Olowe of Ise, Veranda Post (Yoruba people)

Olowe of Ise, Veranda Post, before 1938 (Yoruba people, Nigeria), wood, pigment, 180.3 x 28.6 x 35.6 cm (The Metropolitan Museum of Art) Speakers:...
Elephant Mask, Kuosi Society, Bamileke Peoples, Cameroon

Elephant Mask, Kuosi Society, Bamileke Peoples, Cameroon

Elephant (Aka) Mask source
Female (pwo) mask (Chokwe peoples)

Female (pwo) mask (Chokwe peoples)

Female (pwo) mask, Chokwe people, Democratic Republic of Congo, early 20th century, wood, plant fiber, pigment, copper alloy, 39.1 cm high (Smithsonian National Museum...
Lost History: the terracotta sculpture of Djenné Djenno

Lost History: the terracotta sculpture of Djenné Djenno

Seated figure, 13th century, Mali, Inland Niger Delta (Djenné peoples), terracotta, 25.4 x 29.9cm (The Metropolitan Museum of Art) ARCHES: At Risk Cultural Heritage...
Fang Reliquary Figure

Fang Reliquary Figure

Reliquary Guardian Figure (Eyema-o-Byeri), Gabon, Fang peoples, mid 18th to mid 19th century, wood and iron, 58.4 cm high (Brooklyn Museum) Speakers: Dr. Peri...