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Figurine

Object Number:AF3667
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Africa
West Africa
Nigeria
Lagos
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Iconography:Man
Soldier?
Policeman?
Gun
Rifle
cap
Height: 43 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number:25123 - Field No SF

Description

Wooden figurine, painted. Representing a native soldier or policeman, with gun in left hand and cutlass (?) on his right shoulder. Wears flat. visored cap. Ears, features of face in general, executed in South Yoruban style.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

What In the World TV Program (01 Jan 1952 - 31 Dec 1952) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Journal] Crownover, David J. "The Pink People" Vol.: Vol. 2, No. 3.. The University Museum Bulletin. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 33; Figure 2View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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