Helmet Mask (Sowo)

Unknown Artist, Mende people20th century

Birmingham Museum of Art

Birmingham Museum of Art
Birmingham, United States


  • Title: Helmet Mask (Sowo)
  • Creator: Unknown Artist, Mende people
  • Date: 20th century
  • Location: Sierra Leone
  • Physical Dimensions: w7.5 x h13.25 x d9.5 IN
  • Department: Traditional Art
  • Credit Line: Gift of Sol and Josephine Levitt
  • Classification: Furnishings and Equipment-Costume
  • Type: mask
  • Medium: wood, raffia, pigment

Get the app

Explore museums and play with Art Transfer, Pocket Galleries, Art Selfie, and more


Google apps