Memorial head, Formena-Adanse style

Memorial head, Formena-Adanse style
Memorial head, Formena-Adanse style
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 5 (22.9 x 15.2 x 12.7 cm)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Akan People
Accession Number:
1994.33.1
Acquisition Date:
1994-06-16
Credit Line:

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Ralph Spiegl

modeled hollow and fire clay,elaborate hairstyle coils of clay, coffee-bean shaped eyes and mouth
Skip Cole says this piece is beautiful and A- quality

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