Artist Yoruba, African
  • Gelede Headdress (with Bird/Snake Superstructure)
Date early 20th century
Medium Wood and paint
Dimensions Overall: 15 × 16 × 16 inches (38.1 × 40.6 × 40.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Honorable Jack Faxon
Accession Number 2006.84
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
On View African N100, Level 1 (see map)
Hon. Jack Faxon (Birmingham, Michigan, USA);
2006-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)