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Baga people Coastal swamps/river deltas, Republic of Guinea
D'mba female dance headdress before 1890 Place made: Guinea
Materials & Technique: sculptures, costumes, wood, brass upholstery nails
Dimensions: 124.5 h x 40.0 w x 66.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.1981
Subject: African art
Provenance:
  • Gaston de Havenon, New York, since the late 1950s