Mother and child

Mother and child
Mother and child
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood, Pigment
Dimensions:
19 1/4 x 7 1/2 x 7 3/4 (48.9 x 19.1 x 19.7 cm)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Akan People
Accession Number:
1997.1.1
Acquisition Date:
1997-04-10
Credit Line:

Gift of Dwight and Blossom Strong

mother with aquiline features and very ornate braided hairdress seated on chair holding one elongated breast to the mouth of child lying on her lap. Wood is stained black, with high gloss patina

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