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Figurine

Object Number:AF3652
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Yoruba
Provenience: Nigeria
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Man
Height: 35 cm
Width: 17.5 cm
Depth: 16.7 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from W. O. Oldman, 1912
Other Number:25124 - Field No SF

Description

Painted wooden male figurine in south Yoruban style. Wearing shorts and a short sleeved jacket. Seated on a stool with hands on knees. Three "lozenge" scars on each cheek.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Imagine Africa with the Penn Museum (18 Sep 2011) View Objects in Exhibition
What In the World TV Program (01 Jan 1954 - 31 Dec 1954) View Objects in Exhibition

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