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Figure: Mother and Child

Date:
19th–20th century
Geography:
Nigeria, Benue River Valley region
Culture:
Ankwe peoples
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H. 20 x W. 5 1/2 x D. 5 in. (50.8 x 14 x 12.7 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Purchase, Nelson A. Rockefeller Gift, 1971
Accession Number:
1978.412.629
Not on view
[Alan Brandt, New York, until 1971]; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1971–1978

Berns, Marla C., Richard Fardon, and Sidney Littlefield Kasfir, eds. Central Nigeria Unmasked: Arts of the Benue River Valley. Los Angeles: Fowler Museum at UCLA, 2011.



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